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Malware in my browser. Cant download anything.


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First of all im sorry if this isnt in the right category.

I've been looking everywhere but i cant find an answer. I already tried this:

Navigate to:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments]


Find "ScanWithAntiVirus" in the right pane and doubleclick on it and change it to 1.


Also Check

HKEY_Current_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments]

Reboot.

 

But it doesnt seem to work.. I already tried running adw cleaner but it didnt work and I dont know what to do left, please help me!

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Man, if i cant download anything i cant download and install any program whatsoever, anyways i already made a system scan with my paid anti virus Bit Defender, and eliminated all the viruses on my computer, did the same with adw cleaner i had both previously installed on my pc.
Best Regards, MyraK

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The reg key you mention is to scan any download file after download completes, I do not believe that key will give issue you have. Here are its setting options:

Scan With AntiVirus registry key values are: 

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Attachments
  • 1: Will turn ‘Off’ or disable the AV scan
  • 2: Optional scan
  • 3: Will enable the virus scan right after you completely open or save a program or file.

Use the following links and see if resetting your Browser to Default will make any difference:

 
Next,
Check for and delete untrusted root CA certificates:
 
  • Select Windows key and R key together,,
  • In the Run dialog box type MMC, and then click OK.
  • The Microsoft Management Console (MMC) appears.
  • In the MMC, on the Console menu, click File then Add/Remove Snap-in....
  • In the Add or Remove Snap-in dialog box, click Certificates, and then click Add.
  • In the Certificates snap-in dialog box, click My User Account, and then click Finish.
  • click OK on Add or Remove Snap ins.
  • Expand the Certificates Current User node by double click
  • Expand UnTrusted Certification by double click
  • Double Click Certificates Trust List.
  • The details pane appears, showing all of the root CA certificates that are currently untrusted.
If there are untrusted Certificates listed for Malwarebytes or any other Security Programs delete them....
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Excellent, see if you can do the following:

On your spare PC download Farbar Recovery Scan Tool from here:

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/farbar-recovery-scan-tool/

save it to a USB flash drive. Ensure to get the correct version for your system, 32 bit or 64 bit...

Next,

On your sick PC, Select Windows Start flag, then Settings...

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From the settings window select "Update and Security"

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From the next windows select "Recovery"

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Then select "Restart Now"

Your PC will boot to the "Choose an Option" window, from that window select "Troubleshoot"

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From the next window select "Advanced Options"

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From the next window select "Command Prompt"

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Ensure to plug the Flashdrive into an open USB port, Continue with the following:
 
  • In the command window type in notepad and press Enter.
  • The notepad opens. Under File menu select Open.
  • Select "Computer" and find your flash drive letter and close the notepad.
  • In the command window type E:\frst64 or E:\frst depending on your version. Press Enter
  • Note: Replace letter E with the drive letter of your flash drive. <<<----vey important
  • The tool will start to run.
  • When the tool opens click Yes to disclaimer.
  • Press Scan button.
  • It will make a log (FRST.txt) on the flash drive. You will need to boot back to Normal windows to post the log, or if applicable do that action from a spare PC...
  • To boot back to windows, type exit at the prompt and hit enter
  • Please copy and paste or attach FRST log to your reply.

Thanks,

Kevin...

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