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I recently downloaded and installed some Android emulator named "Andy" or a German version of "Audacity". Unfortunately, the .exe also installed all kinds of other Software on my Windows 7 system.

I removed most of the unwanted Software but one problem remained: A search result hijacker for every browser was part of the package. It replaces the top 4 results with some cryptic redirect links that are luckily displayed in a different font, otherwise I wouldn't have noticed at all.

I tracked the issue down to an add-on in Firefox/Chrome that I cannot remove. MalwareByte can, but the Add-on always reinstalls itself after a PC restart.
The Malware infects my Node.js installation and tries to download and reinstall all the components MalwareByte removes. Here is the detail of the trojan:


-Log Details-
Protection Event Date: 04/12/2020
Protection Event Time: 08:30
Log File: a40458c0-3602-11eb-aea1-00ff69844060.json

-Software Information-
Components Version: 1.0.1122
Update Package Version: 1.0.33848
Licence: Trial

-System Information-
OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1
CPU: x64
File System: NTFS
User: System

-Blocked Website Details-
Malicious Website: 1
, C:\Program Files\nodejs\node.exe, Blocked, -1, -1, 0.0.0, ,

-Website Data-
Category: Trojan
Domain: de.mynodejs.net
IP Address:
Port: 80
Type: Outbound
File: C:\Program Files\nodejs\node.exe



However, there is another component. Like clockwork there appears an .exe file in my Windows\Temp folder that executes itself and tries a similar thing as the infected Node.js. Here is the correspondi9ng log entry:


-Log Details-
Protection Event Date: 04/12/2020
Protection Event Time: 08:23
Log File: ab94aee2-3601-11eb-b9df-00ff69844060.json

-Software Information-
Components Version: 1.0.1122
Update Package Version: 1.0.33828
Licence: Trial

-System Information-
OS: Windows 7 Service Pack 1
CPU: x64
File System: NTFS
User: System

-Blocked Malware Details-
File: 1
Malware.AI.1792791521, C:\Windows\Temp\8a24130b-0e49-bdb4-1910-164f3aaf6cb8\7e34ad56-75bd-a3b8-8e9d-685c2aae25c7.exe, Quarantined, 1000000, 0, 1.0.33828, 5968C09775D709B36ADBD3E1, dds, 01012108, F1B044E9C52A9E2F60051D39000CC046, B140231893C88C5D7F9697E5451AE17D69A94688D8FDF1CBE00C9D4794F34D17


The hashes/name are always a bit different.

I have no idea what else that adware infected, but it seems to be so deeply ingrained into my system that I cannot get rid of it. I tried basically all anti malware tools (MSERT.exe, tdsskiller, adwCleaner, SuperAntiSpywarePro, Avira, MalwareBytes, Spybot...). By now I am out of ideas. Any suggestion is very much appreciated!

Sincerely Flau

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