IEPass.thief is it contagious???

  Amer 12:13 05 Sep 2008


I posted a problem yesterday for malware called or IEPass.thief. Both keep flashing up fake security messages and obscene icons. I have posted a log with hijackthis and am awaitig a reply.

In the meantime, if I am sending e mails, could I infect other people??? Last thing I want to do!

Any advice appreciated

Amer Khalil

  jimv7 12:18 05 Sep 2008

Download and install malwarebytes from click here

update it, restart the computer tapping e8 as it starts and choose safe mode, run malwarbytes from within safe mode.

  jimv7 12:18 05 Sep 2008

Sorry F8 not e8.

  Amer 12:29 05 Sep 2008

Hi Jimv7

I have tried malware bytes and several other such softwares but with no success. Admittedly, I did not restart in safe mode. Would that have made any difference?

Any help appreciated. It's driving me nuts!

Amer Khalil

  jimv7 14:05 05 Sep 2008

As said, run in safe mode.

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