How to eradicate PUM.Hijack.DisplayProperties

1 post in this topic


I had this issue of PUM.Hijack.DisplayProperties and someone advised me to download Malwarebytes AntiMalware and scan it. The issue was found and removed. But I still couldn't change me desktop background. Also loads of folders were set as read only and hidden. Eventually my company support did a complete system format. Now I had to transfer back some of my data. I installed Malwarebytes AntiMalware and guess what. I got the Malware again. I again installed Malwarebytes AntiMalware and removed the malware but not sure if it is really removed. Can someone advise. The log is as follows:

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (Trial)

Database version: v2012.04.15.06

Windows 7 Service Pack 1 x64 NTFS

Internet Explorer 8.0.7601.17514

Ammar.Khalid :: ISSW7DEV029 [administrator]

Protection: Enabled

15/04/2012 20:54:32

mbam-log-2012-04-15 (20-54-32).txt

Scan type: Quick scan

Scan options enabled: Memory | Startup | Registry | File System | Heuristics/Extra | Heuristics/Shuriken | PUP | PUM

Scan options disabled: P2P

Objects scanned: 232622

Time elapsed: 3 minute(s), 54 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: 1

HKCU\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System|NoDispScrSavPage (PUM.Hijack.DisplayProperties) -> Bad: (1) Good: (0) -> Quarantined and repaired successfully.

Folders Detected: 0

(No malicious items detected)

Files Detected: 0

(No malicious items detected)


Share this post

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.