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A couple of months ago I got infected by Api.mybrowserbar.com Virus. Norton never caught it but a user on the Norton forums suggested Malwarebytes. I downloaded and installed the free product and sure enough Malwarebytes found and successfully quarantined it from my system. (Thank you MB!!)


During the scan, MB also turned up some files from Spigot which (I believe) came in through a movie player codec pack that I downloaded to play BluRay disks. Once I tracked down the issue and removing the codec pack I re-ran a MB Scan and successfully quarantined all instances of Spigot from my system. Subsequent immediate scans did not produce any other instances. Since that time I try to run MB every week or every other week. 


Somehow though, Spigot files keep showing back up in my system. It may go a week or so before they reappear, but on two different occasions now, MB has found and quarintined Spigot files.


Does anyone have an idea on how to track down where the re-infection is coming from?

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Download Farbar Recovery Scan Tool and save it to your desktop.


Note: You need to run the version compatible with your system (32 bit or 64 bit). If you are not sure which version applies to your system download both of them and try to run them. Only one of them will run on your system, that will be the right version.

Double-click to run it. When the tool opens click Yes to disclaimer.
Press Scan button.
It will make a log (FRST.txt) in the same directory the tool is run. Please copy and paste it to your reply.
The first time the tool is run, it makes also another log (Addition.txt). Please attach it to your reply.




Please download RogueKiller and save it to your desktop from the following link: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/roguekiller/


Quit all running programs.
For Windows XP, double-click to start.
For Vista,Windows 7/8, Right-click on the program and select Run as Administrator to start and when prompted allow it to run.
Read and accept the EULA (End User Licene Agreement)
Click Scan to scan the system.
When the scan completes Close the program > Don't Fix anything!
Post back the report which should be located on your desktop.


Let me see those logs...



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