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Anything you think I should check or run to make sure it is really gone? Click here to Register a free account now! Let us know the results.  Yogesh Wolvie1212 Newbie1 Reg: 17-Feb-2009 Posts: 3 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: PLEASE HELP! But , the best thing was , I was getting Internet access in SAFEMODEWITHNETWORKINGboot.

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Then execute the Anti-virus on your machine in full mode. 8. I have tried several full system scans with Norton and others, also in safe mode. Hacktool.rootkit on my computer, and I can't get rid of it!

This applies only to the original topic starter. Derfram ~~~~~~ Back to top Back to Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs 0 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users Reply to quoted postsClear All Rights Reserved. Alternative to Windows Indexing Last Post 2 Weeks Ago I frequently find myself looking for files on my computer. 99.9% of the time I am looking for a file by name

I'm hoping I can get some help here.  I've recently picked up the lovely virus known as hacktool.rootkit.  I've run Norton several times and it is unable to quarantine it.  I've The file "SVKP.sys" does not exist on my computer as far as I can see.The virus is not effecting my system performance or restricting my internet.Any input would be great.Here is No, create an account now. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/33362/i-think-i-have-hacktoolrootkit-please-help/ Norton kept on spamming me messages about it continuously so I did a full scan and it found it but couldn't remove it.

One more interesting things , I found that , this virus attacks where IE(Internet Explorer) is used at most. Execute the Malware Byte and scan the whole system. Click Yes. Login to PartnerNet Hi, My Details Overview Logout United States PRODUCTS Threat Protection Information Protection Cyber Security Services Website Security Products A-Z SERVICES Consulting Services Customer Success Service Cyber Security Services

Oct 10, 2005 #4 RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503 This is cosmetics, fix it with HJT: O23 - Service: AOL Instant Messenger (AOL Instant Messenger) - Unknown owner - C:\WINDOWS\USBSubsystem (file C:\WINDOWS\scvhost.exe Reboot into normal mode Download AVG Anti-Spyware http://www.ewido.net/en/download/ · Install and run · Click Scanner · select the "Settings" tab. · Once in the Settings screen click on "Recommended actions" I believe the system might be clean. Article Filed Under: Inside Symantec, Security, Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus) - 9.x and Earlier, Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus) - 10.x, Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus) - 11.x, Critical System Protection, Endpoint Protection (AntiVirus), Basics, IT

Run a a system scan only with Hijackthis and place a check beside 02 - REG:system.ini: Shell=Explorer.exe scvhost.exe F3 - REG:win.ini: run=C:\WINDOWS\scvhost.exe O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Windows Update] C:\WINDOWS\scvhost.exe O4 - HKLM\..\RunServices: Ad Blocker is not necessary. In the "Full Path of File to Delete" box, copy and paste the following line, then click on the X button after you enter the file. Open My Computer and navigate to the c:\BFU folder.

This change includes adding of keys inside the registry. Monday, June 12, 2006 Hacktool.Rootkit Removal Hacktool.Rootkit comprises a set of programs and scripts that work together to allow attackers to break into a system. This can be judged by looking which icon is this using in task bar. Wait for the complete script execution box to pop up and press OK.

Vikram Kumar Symantec Consultant The most helpful part of entire Symantec connect is the Search button..do use it. 0 Login to vote ActionsLogin or register to post comments Would you like Me Too0 Last Comment Replies yogesh_mohan Volunteer28 Reg: 29-Jul-2008 Posts: 5,222 Solutions: 187 Kudos: 1,503 Kudos0 Re: PLEASE HELP! I have also noticed that norton's autoprotect is now disabled and I am unable to re-instate this.

It is pretty fast and will do all the scanning within few minutes and will ask to remove and repair the infected registries.

Norton then tells me the virus is hacktool.rootkit but can't remove it. Turn the System Restore ON and restart your system. Also try the Malwarebytes simultaniously. Please re-enable javascript to access full functionality.

Security experts also discovered that malicious links might direct victims to Trojan download page. Login or Register to post your comment. Any suggestions? Hacktool.rootkit on my computer, and I can't get rid of it!

Complete the full system scan. 4. I didn't think of this(re-imaging, was mostly trying to avoid it) when one of my friends had it, so I tried removing it on my own and with a bunch of Files detected as Hacktool.Rootkit!gen may cause harmful activities on the compromised computer.Damage Level: HighSystems Affected: Windows 9x, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7Characteristics If a copy of this Trojan is executed on She holds a Master of Arts in English from the University of Northern Colorado.

Do you think I should still change all of my bank info and credit card information, or should I be safe? I went through the hijacker list again and fixed some more items. I have no idea what she has downloaded but I have uninstalled most of what I think is bad. Reboot into Safemode: Turn on the computer.

I am currently using SYMANTEC ENDPOINT PROTECTION (corporate virus protection). Hacktool.rootkit on my computer, and I can't get rid of it! Everything came up clean. If the scan does not detect and delete the Trojan, proceed to Step 2. 2.

Ask a question and give support. Immediately begin tapping the F8 key. posted by Ed at 9:59 AM 8 comments Sunday, September 04, 2005 Get rid of Hacktool Rootkit virus This is a very nasty virus that is currently spreading through AIM so PS: I've had this for two days now.

Thanks so much! What are you doing when you get all these viruses while using Norton?Is your Norton good set? "All that we are is the result of what we have thought" MissNikiLee Newbie1 References (4) Symantec: Hacktool.Rootkit Technical DetailsSymantec: Hacktool.Rootkit RemovalSpyware Remove: Hacktool.RootkitMicrosoft: How to Modify the Windows Registry About the Author Kristie Sweet has been writing professionally since 1982, most recently publishing for Useful ApplicationsPortable Antivirus Lists of portable virus scanner that works even without the commercial version.

Posted: 23-Feb-2009 | 9:13PM • Permalink MissNikiLee wrote:Hi there, I'm trying to follow everyone's instructions on how to rid my computer of this #(@*@*!#&#& virus and nothing seems to work.  My Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases You should follow the procedure to delete the virus as well as other harmful threats inside the computer.