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Wallpaper changed to virus warning, no wallpaper or screensaver tab in display properties. System Restore Points Missing

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Last Modified: 2013-12-06
Serious problem encountered on MD's PC.
AV software (AVG AntiMalware SBS Edition) has removed Pakes and KilAV trojans/viruses.

KilAV continues to be found and healed.

Main problems are that the desktop wallpaper has been changed to a blue screen containing virus warning and in display properties both the wallpaper and screen saver tabs are missing.

The other problem is that the system restore points are missing. System Restore is enabled.

Full systems scans (in safe mode) with both av and spyware apps fail to find any further infection.

I have attached a HiJackThis log if someone would be good enouigh to take a look.
I also attached a more detailed startuplist if needed.

Thanks
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Thanks for your reply.

I had actually started a scan using Avast! which during it's pre boot scan found cftmon.exe - win32:rootkit.gen about 10 times. It also found spools.exe.

However the machine will now not reboot, it gets stuck while applying computer settings. I can boot to safe mode but cannot run any .exe's such as msconfig.

As a result I am now re-installing the OS as it seems to be the easier option. All data is on the network anyway.

I can't accept you as the solution, though your input may well have solved the problem. However owing to the prompness of you reply I am giving you the points.

Thanks Again.
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