DSO Exploit Problem
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Please do this. dso shown up by McAfee.. I stupidly installed it, even though I always manually go to the windowsupdate page, and since then i've been getting the popups. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. http://www.pchell.com/support/dsoexploit.shtml
I have my windows updates turned on, so I should be up to date. A team member, looking to see if a reply has been made might well assume another HJT Team member is already assisting you and might not open the thread to respond. You should be protected against the DSO Exploit if you're patched. When you are patched, you can't be "unpatched".
Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Free Online Tools! Location: : C:\Documents and Settings\User\recent Description : list of recently opened documentsListing running processes»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»#:1 [smss.exe] FilePath : \SystemRoot\System32\ ProcessID : 716 ThreadCreationTime : 1-19-2005 11:58:46 PM BasePriority : Normal#:2 [csrss.exe] FilePath Steven a July 31, 2004 7:33 AM I am running XP and have the latest updates. All rights reserved.
Join over 733,556 other people just like you! the machine will not update IE with patch and the pop ups keep coming! Leo July 2, 2005 8:43 PM Definitely sounds like spyware. http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/definition/DSO-exploit Back to top #10 Leurgy Leurgy Voted most likely Members 3,831 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Collingwood, Ontario, Canada Local time:10:12 PM Posted 27 August 2005 - 11:11 PM MajorGeeks.com has a
I was able to delete them both with SPYBOT S&D but DSO EXPLOIT stayed in. Type : RegValue Data : Category : Malware Comment : CWS.About:Blank Rootkey : HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE Object : software\microsoft\windows\currentversion\uninstall\searchassistant uninstall Value : DisplayName CoolWebSearch Object Recognized! Silver Fern, update to version 1.4 so you can be sure that you are running the most current software avalible. Click here to Register a free account now!
- You might want to run a virus scanning program too, be sure to update the definitions!
- OriginalFilename : AvgCC.EXE#:14 [avgemc.exe] FilePath : C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVGFRE~1\ ProcessID : 204 ThreadCreationTime : 1-19-2005 11:58:59 PM BasePriority : Normal FileVersion : 7,1,0,300 ProductVersion : 184.108.40.2060 ProductName : AVG Anti-Virus System CompanyName :
- T(om) Leo October 11, 2004 5:14 PM "Do I have to update IE in order for SpyBot to stop reporting the DOS exploit." As the article states, Spybot has a bug
- Type : RegData Data : "file://C:\DOCUME~1\User\LOCALS~1\Temp\sp.html" Category : Malware Comment : Possible Browser Hijack attempt Rootkey : HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE Object : Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main Value : Search Page Data : "file://C:\DOCUME~1\User\LOCALS~1\Temp\sp.html"Possible Browser Hijack
hope that helps Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: spyware & DSO EXPLOIT REMOVAL by majickwitch / June 28, 2004 3:18 AM PDT In reply to: spyware & https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/spyware-dso-exploit-removal-27084/ How did Ammyy Admin software get repeatedly abused by malware? But if you go to Major Geeks downloads, there in the spyware section there is a download that will fix it. Go to the run command on your start menu and type in "regedit", then just follow the path to the source listed in the Spybot search results and delete it manually.
Type : RegData Data : "file://C:\DOCUME~1\User\LOCALS~1\Temp\sp.html" Category : Malware Comment : Possible Browser Hijack attempt Rootkey : HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE Object : Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main Value : Search Bar Data : "file://C:\DOCUME~1\User\LOCALS~1\Temp\sp.html"Possible Browser Hijack this contact form dm August 25, 2004 8:51 AM Love this site! Rename the 1004 files to 1003 then exit regedit Shut down your computer Reconnect your internet connection Restart your computer Run Spy Bot again to verify the DSO Exploit has been Type : File Data : sp.html Category : Malware Comment : Object : C:\Documents and Settings\User\local settings\temp\ CoolWebSearch Object Recognized!
Type : File Data : sp.html Category : Malware Comment : Object : C:\DOCUME~1\User\LOCALS~1\Temp\Conditional scan result:»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»New critical objects: 14Objects found so far: 377:55:50 PM Scan CompleteSummary Of This Scan»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»»Total scanning time:00:13:42.382Objects Register now! Using the site is easy and fun. have a peek here By submitting your personal information, you agree that TechTarget and its partners may contact you regarding relevant content, products and special offers.
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I deal with spyware calls for at least 10 hours a week - and CoolWebSearch is the nastiest one of all.) Joe September 24, 2004 6:30 AM Folks, I have all
Article C2135 - July 23, 2004 « » Share this article with your friends: Leo A. All rights reserved. you must have the latest programme of spybot installed for it to work. Sharon October 13, 2004 8:34 PM Hi, Leo, Thanks for the link, but 'wow,' they suggest a lot of updates.
Which version of S&D are you using? hope this helps---http://lavasoft.element5.com/support/download Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Re: spyware & DSO EXPLOIT REMOVAL by no_one / August 10, 2004 11:26 AM PDT In reply to: spyware & But failed at the end.I have done everything it has told me to do.(Wizard). Check This Out I know the CD works, cos it worked perfectly on my machine.
Type : Regkey Data : Category : Malware Comment : Rootkey : HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT Object : protocols\filter\text/plain CoolWebSearch Object Recognized! This is an acknowledged bug in Spybot Search and Destroy. Which ... Thank you very much.
You may also be interested in: Spybot Search and Destroy Net Integration Forums - DSO Exploit reappears after fixing 89 Comments avathor July 25, 2004 5:18 PM Thanx for your help. even in hidden and compressed files, also, i "immunized" my system because it recommended it using one of anti-spyware sofwares, and now every time i sign online i hear 3 "drops" Staff Online Now crjdriver Moderator cwwozniak Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Security & Malware Removal > Virus & Other Malware Removal > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Select 'settings' in the left column.
My recommendation now is to download the latest version, and make sure you have it update its database of spyware to check prior to your next scan. it has "Gator" and a Keylogger in it. If there is anything that you know of, or that you find out in the future, that could cause a problem as a result of deleting the 1004 entry, could you