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#1 noir07

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Posted 07 May 2012 - 08:19 PM

hi everyone, i started getting notifications saying that my copy of windows 7 was not genuine. i ran malwarebytes and it picked up a Hacktool.Wpakill infection, log is below:

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.61.0.1400
www.malwarebytes.org

Database version: v2012.05.07.05

Windows 7 x64 NTFS
Internet Explorer 9.0.8112.16443
User :: USER-PC [administrator]

8/5/2012 12:29:38 AM
mbam-log-2012-05-08 (01-45-08).txt

Scan type: Full scan
Scan options enabled: Memory | Startup | Registry | File System | Heuristics/Extra | Heuristics/Shuriken | PUP | PUM
Scan options disabled: P2P
Objects scanned: 410757
Time elapsed: 1 hour(s), 13 minute(s), 38 second(s)

Memory Processes Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Files Detected: 1
C:\Users\User\Downloads\Win 7 activation RemoveWAT.exe (HackTool.Wpakill) -> No action taken.

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message seems to have gone however internet has been running slower than useual, any ideas on what this virus is? thanks

#2 MrCharlie

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Posted 08 May 2012 - 06:50 AM

Welcome to the forum.

Here's what it is:
http://www.microsoft...win32%2Fwpakill

Do you have the Windows 7 dvd and COA?

What brand computer is this?

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Posted 08 May 2012 - 08:03 AM

its an Asus K43s, i dont have the windows7 dvd it came installed on the laptop when i purchased it, i have the coa though

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Posted 08 May 2012 - 08:04 AM

You probably have a restore partition on that laptop.

Run MB again and have it deleted.

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Posted 08 May 2012 - 11:01 AM

ok so just ran MB it didnt pick anything up:
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.61.0.1400
www.malwarebytes.org

Database version: v2012.05.07.05

Windows 7 Service Pack 1 x64 NTFS
Internet Explorer 9.0.8112.16443
User :: USER-PC [administrator]

8/5/2012 4:12:23 PM
mbam-log-2012-05-08 (16-12-23).txt

Scan type: Full scan
Scan options enabled: Memory | Startup | Registry | File System | Heuristics/Extra | Heuristics/Shuriken | PUP | PUM
Scan options disabled: P2P
Objects scanned: 406876
Time elapsed: 39 minute(s), 46 second(s)

Memory Processes Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Files Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

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you think my laptop will be ok now? thanks for the help by the way

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Posted 08 May 2012 - 11:04 AM

Yes, it should be OK....MrC

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Posted 24 May 2012 - 07:25 AM

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