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  1. Hi , while running AdwCleaner it detected a PUP.Optional.Legacy registry value that seems related to Internet Explorer toolbar. [HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Toolbar|{32099AAC-C132-4136-9E9A-4E364A424E17}]Upon quarantine and restart of computer, AdwCleaner shows that the item is still not fixed. I've tried disabling extensions on IE and running scan again but the PUP remains unfixed. When I reset IE settings and re-scan, a new PUP.Optional.Legacy registry key shows up additionally but I am able to quarantine it successfully leaving behind the PUP.Optional.Legacy registry valu
  2. Hi everyone, I've been infected with this pup.optional.legacy that I can not remove. I scanned with adwcleaner, I remove it but on reboot it is back on the pc. I scanned even with malwarebytes but it is not detected. RogueKiller detects it but can not remove it. the virus name is inside the registry HKLM\Software\Hola. the key inside is called: uuid the key value is: win-659cb32e68108234a9f6c5f3fdd6b09f I need help to delete this unwanted program. I tried in any way witho
  3. I am experiencing issues all browsers not loading any websites or after AdwCleaner maybe only once. Malwarebytes never pulls anything and AdwCleaner picks up the following: After scan and restart to clean AdwCleaner shows cleaned but then all issues appears again when I run AdwCleaner again. I know I have seen you folks have a user run Farbar recovery scan tools - upload logs and prepare a fixit list to run. Will this help me here? Thank you for any help you can provide! ***** [ Registry ] ***** Deleted HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon|Userinit
  4. Hi, I've seen a few posts with the same title, but seems to be individual fixes for each, so appreciate the help here! Have attached the mwb adware remover log, have cleaned on several occasions, but threat is still there after the restart. Please advise what I would need to do. Many thanks! AdwCleaner[S04].txt
  5. Hello, Malware does not detect anything but running AdwCleaner gets me PUP.Optional.Legacy PUP.Optional.SecuredSearches PUP.Optional.SearchManager I deleted all other search engines except Google. Deleted extensions I did not really need, reset sync, and ran a malware scan on Chrome. Everytime AdwCleaner scans and restarts my computer the three muusketeers are still there. PLEASE HELP!1 AdwCleaner[C01].txt MalwareScan.txt Addition.txt FRST.txt
  6. I run AdwCleaner again, it finds the PUP.Optional.Legacy virus (again), I clean & repair, reboot. I am good for a couple of hours and then the notifications start again. This is a vicious cycle that seems to never end. It happened when I joined some music files and downloaded the result. Please help
  7. Pup.optional.legacy detected but not removed by ADWclearner v7.1.1 Laptop detail: W10 is up to date. Has 3 accounts only 1 has admin privileges and is seldom used. UAC us at highest level (always notify) Use Heimdal Pro to keep other common software up to date (reports all is up to date) 3rd party cookies blocked (IE Edge Chrome and Firefox) Following tests run in the main Standard account Ran Ccleaner’s clean up v5.42.6495 is the latest version Ran RKILL v 2.9.1 nothing found is the latest version Ran ADWcleaner v 7.1.1 found but did not rem
  8. So just like my computer my Laptop is infected with the PUP.Optional.Legacy Malware and neither Malwarebytes 3, adwcleaner 7.1.0.0 or HitmanPro can successfully remove it. I have run FRST64 and attached the txt files. Any help much appreciated. Addition.txt FRST.txt
  9. I tried everything but keeps coming back. Malwarebytes detects nothing. HitmanPro detects nothing. I have signed out of Chrome and ran adwcleaner 7.1.0.0, deleteted the Chrome Folder in AppData Folder in both local and Roaming. Any help will be appreciated. FRST.txt Addition.txt
  10. Hey i used yesterday AdwCleaner and got an pup.optional.legacy ***** [ Chromium (and derivatives) ] ***** Deleted MSN Homepage & Bing Search Engine After i deleted it this chrome extension came. Before the AdwCleaner detection it was not in chrome as an extension. I need urgently help cause i cant work until it is fixed
  11. Hello first time posting to the forum, I've ran Malwarebytes AdwCleaner on my laptop and had a few detections pop up. I'm wondering if these are malicious threats or false positives. Thank you for everyone's time! Logfile listed below: # AdwCleaner 7.0.8.0 - Logfile created on Thu Apr 05 21:11:31 2018 # Updated on 2018/08/02 by Malwarebytes # Database: 2018-04-04.2 # Running on Windows 10 Pro (X64) # Mode: scan # Support: https://www.malwarebytes.com/support ***** [ Services ] ***** PUP.Optional.Legacy, Update service ***** [ Folders ] ***** N
  12. PUP.Optional.Legacy is deleted and after restart appears again. This is the direction C:\Windows\System32\config\systemprofile\appdata\local\installationconfiguration.xml It is only appeared in adwcleaner. AdwCleaner[S13].txt
  13. Alright, i was doing the usual, gaming on my PC while malwarebytes was scanning in the background, when i get a popup that says it found one virus. I looked, it said it found a file called "PUP.Optional.binkiland". I immediately quarantine, delete, and do a bit of research. I found that it was adware.. which was surprising to me as i had not been getting any popups or changes in browser behavior. I followed some guides on removal, using adwcleaner, it found two more files, called "PUP.Optional.Legacy". I did some research on that, found only a guide to delete it. It told me to scan with adwcle
  14. Hi, I ran Adwcleaner this morning and it showed up two sets of issues. I set ADW to clean, it rebooted and I re-ran the scan and the Pup Optional Legacy entries are still coming up. Can you please advise, I have attached the scan results. I ran MBAM and it came back clear. I have an issue with AVG quarantining Win32: malware gen every time i start Outlook 2010. I haven't run outlook since last week and multiple MBAM scans come back clear. Could the Win32 malware and the Pup Optional Legacy be linked? AdwCleaner[S0].txt AdwCleaner[S1].txt AdwCleaner[C0].txt
  15. For about the past week, when I run AdwCleaner it finds 4 or 6 elements of Pup.Optional.Legacy. I have NOT noticed any problems with my computer, so I'm hoping that this is just a false positive, but when I googled it one site said it "is a particularly well made Trojan horse keylogger virus". That has me worried. When I clean the files using AdwCleaner and reboot it says it deleted the files. When I run Adwcleaner again after the reboot the files do not appear, but after a few hours if I run the scan again the files for Pup.Optional.Legacy reappear. Here is the text file log of the last scan
  16. Hello. I have been going around with this for days, with no luck: Everytime I run AdwCleaner, it finds PUP.optional.legacy but does not remove it. After a positive scan, I initiate the cleaning process then I reboot as instructed. After reboot, the log says "no malicious files found" and nothing was cleaned. The quarantine file is always empty...I've never seen anything in it. I have run the AdwCleaner scan many, many times the last few days--always with the same results. I have also uninstalled and reinstalled it several times. I have also run many malware bytes scans (it currently fin
  17. Hello, I keep getting popups from Malwarebytes saying that "Outbound Connection, website, "install.video-browse .com" is blocked. But when I do a full computer scan, it says that nothing is wrong. What caused it was downloading a link from Mediafire, but I scanned it with Malwarebytes and AdwCleaner and it said it cleared 4 PUPs, (one of which was PUP.Optional.Legacy(which I hear keeps coming back)), however my computer isn't getting any better, and I'm beginning to get concerned. Please help whenever you can. Thank you.
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