Google Browser hijacker mydealmatch.com

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Have a Vista PC infected with a virus.  After Google returns results, cliking on any one takes you to mydealmatch.com.
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JamesSenior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

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Check the hosts file, go to c:\windows\system32\drivers\etc\hostc    See if there is any static mappings for this site in the hosts file.

Download Malwarebytes free edition and run a full scan. You can download the free version from here:
http://www.malwarebytes.org/ 

This is very good FREE software for removing malware, and it comes highly recommended.
There is likely an addon that is doing this.  Check Tools|Manage Add-ons for suspicious addons.

Better still, perform a complete system reinstall  after a virus and use quality anti-virus software.
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JamesSenior Cloud Infrastructure Engineer

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To clean and to check if you system is clean do following:

Run malwarebytes in Safe Mode with Networking and update it before running a full system scan:
http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam-download.php

Then try HitManpro to make sure anything which might be left behind is clean:
32bit
http://dl.surfright.nl/HitmanPro35.exe

64bit
http://dl.surfright.nl/HitmanPro35_x64.exe

If issue is not resolved by these tools try TDSSKiller:
http://support.kaspersky.com/downloads/utils/tdsskiller.zip
http://support.kaspersky.com/downloads/utils/tdsskiller.exe

Tutorial on TDSSKiller:
http://support.kaspersky.com/viruses/solutions?qid=208280684

If this does not resolve your issue then try Combofix:

Download Combofix
http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/sUBs/ComboFix.exe
http://www.forospyware.com/sUBs/ComboFix.exe
http://subs.geekstogo.com/ComboFix.exe

Tutorial on how to use combofix:
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/combofix/how-to-use-combofix

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Deleted suspect add-ins.

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