Is this a Rootkit virus?

  bof:) 11:28 04 Jun 2008

Hi all, my wife used my laptop last night and said when she came to shut down it said there was 'other users' on the laptop.

I checked that she had not logged on in her own user option but she insists she used my login option.

I've had a look in 'Users' in Control Panel and it only shows the users that should be there.

Just to make sure I ran RootKit Revealer from sysinternals (click here)

It found one thing at the following settings:


Time Stamped: 04/06/2008

Size 5 bytes

Description data Mismatch between Windows API and raw hive data



  Press Man 13:14 04 Jun 2008


Go here click here and register it's free. Then download hijackthis, run it and save a log file then post it on malware removal site and somebody will have a look at your log and advise what if anything needs to be done. It may take a little time for someone to contact you so do'nt give up, there good.

  bof:) 18:11 07 Jun 2008

Hi Press Man thanks for your help, I've done as you suggested and will leave this posting open until I hear back from MRU and let everyone know what was found.

Thanks again,


  bof:) 21:52 11 Jun 2008

hi all, after MRU checked out my HiJackThis log they gave me an all clear for any virus or spyware.

Thnkayou for your help with this,


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