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by: hikergirl July 7, 2013 4:30 PM PDT

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Adobe Shockwave Flash/Flash Player

by hikergirl - 7/7/13 4:30 PM

XP Pro SP3, Firefox, IE8, HP e-pc 40

It seems the 2 pieces of software listed above are synonymous.

When Shockwave Flash updated on June 12, 2013 (v. 11.7.700.224), it left behind the following: DomaIQ.exe (Trojan) and DomaIQ10.exe (Rootkit)(win32.Rootkit!IK) < I don't know what that last one is.

HitmanPro runs on its own and found these 2 infections. Because I do not (and cannot) pay for this program, I cannot delete the infections.

I went into my programming, to see what would happen if I tried to open either of them. This is what I found:
DomaIQ.exe DomaIQ2.4 v. 232kb (this is the set-up wizard, which I did not run) Tuguu S.L.U. Installer by: Amonetize ltd. v. 155kb. and
DomaIQ10.exe DomaIQ2.4 Tuguu S.L.U. v. 235kb.
When I tried to open DomaIQ10.exe, Avast put it in the sandbox for analysis and said, "...did not find enough evidence to identify file as malware. However, you should still use extreme caution when accessing it."

In my programs, Flash Player is listed as: FlashPlayer_151.

I have reported the malware to Avast, so it can add these to its arsenal.

Two or 3 days ago, I reported the malware to Adobe's security. No report from them.

I attempted to post on Adobe Flash forum, but there does not seem to be any way to find my post.

I have attempted to run an Adobe debugger program, specifically for Shockwave Flash; it is merely a new install for the program - no debugger.

In the FlashPlayer set-up wizard (DomaIQ.exe), there is no choice to retain my Google tool bar - very suspicious! There are a number of references to Value Apps. I would attach a screen shot of this set-up wizard, but I don't see where this forum allows that.

I don't know if any of this has anything to do with the plug-in???

So, to my question: Is anyone able to give me step by step instructions to delete this malware? I have Add/ Remove Pro, which I can run later, to get any remains of this malware, etc.

Thanks for any help out there. Please keep the terminology fairly simple.

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