Windows 10: Gangnamgames.net start-up pop up and regedit has been disabled.


  1. Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Home
       19 Sep 2015 #1

    Gangnamgames.net start-up pop up and regedit has been disabled.


    About a week ago this started.Every time I boot my PC Firefox(default browser) starts with this ganagnamgames.net url page.The site is obviously malicious and is filled with all types of pornographic and just generally sketchy material.I have gotten start up web pop ups like this before and was able to fix them by deleting their respective values and keys in the registry.The only problem is, my regedit won't start (I believe this to be the works of the virus).I've tried searching everywhere and have done numerous scans on Avast in hopes of finding and deleting some of the components of this bug, but with no avail.

    Please any help would be greatly appreciated.I know my PC and system very well and am open to any and all advanced solutions.
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  2. Posts : 558
    Windows 10 Pro/Windows 7 Ultimate
       19 Sep 2015 #2

    Remove Gangnamgame.net malware (Virus Removal Guide)

    Try that, might have to open the link an an uninfected PC
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  3. Posts : 2
    Windows 10 Home
    Thread Starter
       19 Sep 2015 #3

    Tried using some of those programs listed.All of the scans came back clean...
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  4. Posts : 1,468
    W7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), LM 18.1 MATE (64 bit), W10IP VM, W10 Home
       19 Sep 2015 #4

    Have you checked your browser Home page setting and your Host file?
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  5. Posts : 615
    Windows 10 Enterprise x64 (build 10586)
       19 Sep 2015 #5

    If you get the message "Registry editing has been disabled by your administrator", then this guide will be useful to you: Enable Registry Editor disabled by Administrator or Virus
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  6.    19 Sep 2015 #6

    bitfunk said: View Post
    Tried using some of those programs listed.All of the scans came back clean...
    Did you try Malwarebytes?

    I've seldom found anything that it doesn't detect.

    Rebooting into safe mode may help, by stopping the malware from loading.

    Mike
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