nail.exe killed my windows shell

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by dubstar, Jul 7, 2005.

  1. dubstar

    dubstar format c:

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    Windows RegData Vulnerability HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE:software\microsoft\windows nt\currentversion\winlogon"Shell" (explorer.exe c:\windows\nail.exe) Shell Possibly Compromised


    this damn adware wont go away! i've updating spybot/ad-aware/norton av and nothing!!!

    im thinking about just formatting and starting a'new. i've deleted the reg like 6 times.
     
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    Tuffgong4 The Donger Need Food!!!! Political User

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  3. Khayman

    Khayman I'm sorry Hal... Political User Folding Team

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    Is there a c:\windows\nail.exe file? if so have you deleted it?

    Have you gone in to the reg and chaged the value manualy, taken out the "c:\windows\nail.exe" part

    Check all you startup locations for files (run msconfig and check the startup tab)
     
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