OS: Windows Vista
After trying all the usual tools the audio ads continued to play. Running Malwarebytes Anti-Rootkit BETA v1.07.0.1009 found a virus (Trojan.Zekos.Patchedwv2) in C:\Windows\System32\rpcss.dll.
- DCOM Launcher and PlugPlay services have high CPU utilization
- Vista restarts with message "Windows must now restart because the DCOM Server Process Launcher service terminated unexpectedly". This message does not allow you to prevent the machine from rebooting, the only option is "Close"
- Malwarebytes (regular version)
- Every pertinent tool on Hiren Rescue CD
- Panda Antivirus scan
- Kapersky TDSSKiller