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Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top Khan351 Posts: 11 This post has been reported. Scan Your PC for Free Download SpyHunter's Spyware Scannerto Detect Rootkit.Agent/Gen-Local * SpyHunter's free version is only for malware detection. To my surprise in windows/system32, when ordering files by date created, a whole load of suspiciously named ones were sitting near the end having been created recently. I really don't have a clue about computers but as soon i found out what are these trojans capable of i started my research but dont really have too much luck

the rootkit flashed your BIOS. Khan. or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. In any case, if you do a clean install and then run MBAM and it's still there, you'll know the clean install didn't work and you will have to try to

Billing Questions? rootkit.agent str.sys won't go away how this started: - my user downloaded some nice viruses from clicking a facebook link what I have done: - looked to do a system restore Privacy Policy Contact Us Back to Top Malwarebytes Community Software by Invision Power Services, Inc. × Existing user? Did you try what I posted before ?

rootkit.agent/gen help to remove please Started by liddlec7 , Jun 23 2009 12:43 PM This topic is locked 10 replies to this topic #1 liddlec7 liddlec7 Members 7 posts OFFLINE TechSpot is a registered trademark. Then stop the selected processes by clicking on "End Process" button. Malware may disable your browser.

Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top BobJam Posts: 1052 This post has been reported. Privacy Policy Rules · Help Advertise | About Us | User Agreement | Privacy Policy | Sitemap | Chat | RSS Feeds | Contact Us Tech Support Forums | Virus Removal Generally the staff checks the forum for postings that have 0 replies as this makes it easier for them to identify those who have not been helped. Therefore, you need to remove this Trojan virus as soon as possible to avoid more damages to your computer and keep your personal information in a safe situation.


Many victims said that when they got Rootkit.Agent.NIZ virus, they cannot surf online smoothly as usual. Most rootkits hide in the registry (so ian2's idea that it is coming back via system restore is plausible . . . If that's the case, then even a clean install may not work, so you may want to keep trying to remove it. once it reboots if I scan again the same report above is generated......If I run superantispyware in safe mode it does not find any virus's/malware.thanks Back to top #9 quietman7 quietman7

Rootkit.Agent/Gen-Local first started appearing in 2011 and is thought to come from the Russian Federation. If you cannot complete a step, then skip it and continue with the next. Among all possible infections, rootkits are particularly dangerous. In Step 6 there are instructions for downloading and running DDS which will create a Pseudo HJT Report as part of its log.When you have done that, post your log in

If you no longer wish to have SpyHunter installed on your computer, follow these steps to uninstall SpyHunter. ok there is the SAS log SUPERAntiSpyware Scan Log Generated 05/15/2010 at 08:42 PM Application Version : 4.37.1000 Core Rules Database Version : 4934 Trace Rules Database Version: 2746 Scan Now, how do I go about getting this bugger off here? Infected with Rootkit.Agent/Gen-Local?

Do not include the longer list marked Events.If the above utility does not work, download Norman Malware Cleaner and save to your desktop.alternate download linkBe sure to print out the instructions In a word, this Trojan horse conducts evil activities on your computer and put your computer security and your personal information in a dangerous situation. HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\random HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\random HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\policies\Explorer\run\random.exe Using above mentioned steps you can remove Rootkit.Agent.NIZ but sometimes some traces of files remain I n the system which further pose damages to the system. So to thoroughly remove the Trojan horse, we highly recommend you to use a professional malware removal tool, which is a safer and more effective method.

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Ran Malwareytes again (rootkit still showing as present) as well as SAS (found nothing). It can save much your time and help protect your PC.

Rootkit.Agent.NIZ Removal Instruction When your computer is infected by the Trojan horse, you may first consider using Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top mfletch Posts: 1434 This post has been reported.

Granted, it may not "get out", but continued detection (by SAS too) will cloud the interpretation by the OP. Infection Removal Problems? Attach the contents of that log in your next reply Jun 4, 2009 #2 cyberkrasher TS Rookie (erased) ( e r a s e d ) Jun 14, 2009 However, most users will not be happy to lose all of their information.

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