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Hi all

 

Over the past week i have been experiencing some annoying AdWare in all of my internet browsers

 

What happens is

 

  1. When i go on any web site except Google within 15 seconds of the page loading the browser enters a redirect loop
  2. After about another 30 seconds the redirect loop stops and random music starts playing, and a new tab opens with an ad in it

 

Because of this it is very difficult to do any work online, and as i am a Computer Science student whose work is mostly online and has deadlines to adhere to i can not do my work properly because of this and need to fix it as fast as possible.

 

Things I have Tried

  • scanning with MalwareBytes premium, which did not find anything
  • running ADWCleaner, which detected and removed some items but did not fix the problem
  • scanning AVG Free 2015, which did not find anything
  • Resetting all of my browsers to the default settings
  • Ran ComboFix which did not do anything
  • Ran Hijack This (Log is attached to this post)hijackthis.log
  • Ran RKill (Log is attached to this post)Rkill.txt
  • Browsing in incognito mode 

I have Also uploaded  a video demonstrating what happens here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p42yRNLfA9w&feature=youtu.be

But now i am fresh out of ideas I am hoping someone here will be able to help me

 

Thanks In Advance

Tom

 

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