Self installed startup programs dmmxk.exe, dmiaj.exe and others

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  1. Although I have active Microsoft Antispyware and Norton Antivirus (both up to
    date) I was recently infected with a trojan which installed a desktop ad and
    several executables. Using a combination of Microsoft
    AntiSpyware/Adaware/Spybot I've managed to clean most of it. However I
    notice that I'm getting some unusual executables still in my startup
    programs. I blocked those that were unsigned but new ones keep popping up
    on each restart. The last two were dmmxk.exe and dmiaj.exe....the technical
    issues for that one is below. Is there a place we can look up suspected
    spyware executables by name? Is anyone else having problems like this?
    Help!


    dmiaj.exe
    File name: dmiaj.exe

    Description:
    Publisher:
    File path: c:\windows\system32\dmiaj.exe
    File version:

    Location details: Program located in registry
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run.

    Technical Details:
    MD5: a5ae72a351540
     
    =?Utf-8?B?aG9ja2V5Z2lybA==?=, Dec 19, 2005
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  2. =?Utf-8?B?aG9ja2V5Z2lybA==?=

    Malke Guest

    (snip information about randomly-named malware)

    Your computer is still not clean. Although you've done some cleaning, I
    don't know your method. Go through these removal steps systematically:

    http://www.elephantboycomputers.com/page2.html#Removing_Malware

    You may need to run HijackThis and post your log to one of the specialty
    forums (not here, please). Instructions and links to HJT forums are on
    the website above.

    Malke
     
    Malke, Dec 19, 2005
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