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Just don't surf with it. I hope this time I will stay clear from "about:blank" and other Cool Web Search variants. LodyJ Hey Madperson... I am on my third day so far and no return of that nasty problem. this contact form

I try to go back to my old home page, but going into tools, etc, but it keeps coming up with the damned page!! Run Ewido, and do a full scan. Date: 2005-01-20Name: CamilliaComment: This site is NOT stupid or boring. Here are my logs anyway. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/9031/my-log/?view=getnextunread

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Mmmmh... http://www.mozilla.org/products/firefox/ Moe Date: 2004-07-31Name: Bob W.Comment: I heard about:blank was sent to via Russia over the internet. Start Regedit, search for Internet ExplorerMain to see if your home page is still there. It is a little confusing to figure out at first, but it specifically targets About:Blank.

Now do the search. So tell me it's a feature and not a bug :) I found that "New Tab" has an icon to toggle the web site display on and off here https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/new-tab-page-show-hide-and-customize-top-sites. Once you've downloaded HijackThis and Reglite, open Registrar Lite and navigate to the following entry: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows Look for the Key named AppInit_DLLs, the value in this key is the hidden Http://www.google.com/search?hl=en Http://www.google.com/search?hl=en About:blank Check the boxes to remove the entries similar to the following: R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\InternetExplorer\Main,SearchBar=res://C:\WINDOWS\system32\xaiyh.dll/sp.html#29126 R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = res://C:\WINDOWS\system32\xaiyh.dll/sp.html#29126 R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = about:blank R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL

Contact Us Privacy Policy Legal Notices Report Trademark Abuse Source Code Twitter Facebook Firefox Friends Switch to mobile site DaniWeb IT Discussion Community Join DaniWeb Log In Ask a Question I started in safe mode (all extensions and themes disbled). Edit registry to remove the second file Run HiJackThis and scan the registry. It's only a matter of time before you are caught.

Then, I figured making sp.htm "read-only", to see if about:blank would crash, and tell me what program it was running from. Make Google My Search Engine Date: 2004-08-19Name: ozzieComment: go see "MAJORGEEKS.COM" They did the job. Thanks for all the advice. Forum Hosted By: URLJet Powered by: @InfoSpyware, Versión 4.2.0Copyright © 2004 - 2016, ForoSpyware.com © Copyright 2004 - 2017 InfoSpyware ® Todos los derechos reservados. -- FS_2015v1 -- Default Mobile Style

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I tried it on purpose lol. in this window look out for a file named user.js, delete or rename this file and restart firefox afterwards. Remove About Blank BTW,when I first opened the new window to edit config, New Tab was blank (no toggle icon). About Blank Page Date: 2004-07-31Name: diddybooComment: I have found an about:blank pop-up on the excalibur films website when you go to the docxxx news site.

Press and hold Shift and left-click the Reload button. weblink MANUAL METHOD The manual method of removing the About:Blank hijacker is probably the most difficult, since if it is not followed absolutely correctly it can return quickly. Date: 2004-10-04Name: TaMyComment: Kill IExplorer.exe Date: 2004-10-08Name: MR.HIDEComment: I swiched to netscape 7.2 done!!!!!!!!! I began to mark and fix this also, but it would only stay gone temporarily, sometimes for only hours or even minutes. About Blank Internet Explorer

Let the website trashing commence... Date: 2004-07-14Name: Thankful Work-o-holicComment: Thanks, CWShredder did the job and finally I can get back to work. Without any problems, I managed to remove all that... navigate here I looked for the patch and the only thing I was directed to was java's site to upgrade the JAVA.

Date: 2004-08-06Name: notsorelievedComment: Ignore my previous post and just follow directions at http://www.akadia.com/services/about_blank_virus.html Date: 2004-08-07Name: Adam_MerzComment: There is a special technique I learned but I can't remember. Make Google My Homepage Date: 2006-05-05Name: FreedomFrighterComment: qu'est que c'est que ces binz! Close Regedit.

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Click Start, point to Find or Search, and then click Files or Folders. Date: 2005-03-23Nam Blog Programas Antivirus Anti-Spyware AntiRootkits AntiMalwares Herramientas Antivirus Online Suites de seguridad Registrarse Iniciar sesión Usuario: Password: ¿Olvidaste tu contraseña? I tried many softwares but with no success. About Blank Berlin We are quite angry about it, and we hope that whoever invented this software leach will go prison where there is no access to computers.

Date: 2005-02-13Name: mr mcmahonComment: 2 words for the filth who made about blank bastard,bastard If I ever find this cunt I will tie his ankles together and strap him to a Date: 2005-01-25Name: This is GayComment: I dont know how or when i did it but boy is this pissing me off! So here it is! http://addictech.net/about-blank/about-blank-chrome.html Solved!

But very well, if I can help some people get rid of this thing, I'll see what I can do. below is my hijack this logLogfile of HijackThis v1.99.1Scan saved at 4:42:25 PM, on 5/29/2005Platform: Windows XP SP1 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)Running processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\WINDOWS\ntwf32.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\Ati2evxx.exeC:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVGFRE~1\avgamsvr.exeC:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVGFRE~1\avgupsvc.exeC:\Program Files\WIDCOMM\Bluetooth Software\bin\btwdins.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\DRIVERS\CDANTSRV.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\CTSVCCDA.EXEC:\Program Files\Panda Software\Panda Antivirus Problem solved. Registrate para responder 13/09/05,11:44:53 #2 Argente Developer Registrado mar 2005 Ubicación España Mensajes 104 Re: about:blank, Home Search Assistant, Shopping Wizard Hola Lo primero que debes hacer es instalarte un firewall

Ad-aware 6 is very good at identfying and cleaning up CWS variants but it will not eliminate them from your system. Date: 2004-10-10Name: FriendComment: This problem is old like the earth. I began by looking at the left side of the newly opened box. If I find out how wrote this thing I want to sue..

http://reviews.cnet.com/5208-6132-0.html?forumID=32&threadID=97199&messageID=1106892 writes where you can bring your log.Be patient because they are very busy.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Try posting your hijack log to by jcd / Tweet Herramientas Mostrar Versión Imprimible Suscribirse a este Tema… 13/09/05,09:00:02 #1 Lildevil90 Usuario Registrado sep 2005 Ubicación C/Playa Mensajes 1 about:blank, Home Search Assistant, Shopping Wizard Hola, Tengo desde hace I know, I tried four full sweeps but they still regenerated. This is what it looks like: R1 - HKCUSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionInternet Settings,ProxyOverride = ;127.0.0.1;localhost This came up again and again on the top line of scan results with Hijack This, after I had

Opera did, too. That should give you a better idea of what you're up against. Date: 2005-02-05Name: more infoComment: Spyware programs such as CWS about:blank hijacker are constantly upgraded to out-smart the anti-spyware programs that remove them. only use Iexplorer for sites that requires it like windows update and only sites you trust (enough to give your hand to cut of in the name of there reputation!) I

this will get rid of the file that is overwriting your custom set homepage. Date: 2005-02-03Name: stormisoverComment: Hi Bill, Thanks for your input. Date: 2005-02-17Name: constantineComment: I tried many of those software packages and I couldn't get rid of that. I was looking in the temporary folder in c:windows and found two weird fiels that load every time you start IE.

Date: 2004-07-10Name: pissedComment: so how do I get ride of it?