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Operating System
Windows 8
Infection date and initial symptoms
10/21 Malwarebytes found -1000 infected files and now on each restart finds the same -150 infected files. Ad hijacking still a problem on all browsers. Also proxy server defaults are all screwy port keeps changing etc.
Current issues and symptoms
Opened bad exe from hotfile or somewhere and had an install explosion. Also browser was seriously add hijacked
Steps taken in order to remove the infection
Ran adaware by lavasoft and malwarebytes and search protect and its friends are not showing as installed but there are still many browser ads popping up constantly and malwarebytes is still finding infected files left and right.
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