Getting hacked?

#1
I was lagging, my pc... whenever I typed something, it wouldn't do anything and then after 5 seconds would start typing what I typed 5 seconds ago...
I restarted my pc, it was good for 1 min and then it got worse then before.
I restarted it once again, and went to get something to eat (I didn't open anything after restart), I come back and I see someone controlling my pc and doing something on paypal, my webcam was on too so I just shut down my pc and modem ;

Luckily, i got back just in time to save my paypal, he was about to click "confirm and pay" on paypal but i closed out of chrome before he could do it.

It felt like i was on time viewer, but i wasnt and i dont even have it installed on my conputer

Any help with: how can i know who it was (get their ip address, if possible) and stop them from doing the same again

Thanks,
Janko
 


#2
Please help!
He is gonna steal my paypal money!
 


ussnorway

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#3
At this point I recommend you disconnect the machine from the internet then (assumes you have back ups) format it and re-install your fresh Windows... fyi there is a lot more to this story that you skipped over which would tell us how someone got control of your system but at this point it's clear you can't trust it.
 


#4
Hmm i've been doing some searching on google, and i found out that i had enabled "remote assistance" when i press Windows key + X
I now disabled it, do you think that allowed them to controll my computer maybe?
This computer is kidna new, got it month and a half ago, and i didnt give anyone any infromation or permission to "controll" my computer

And no, i dont have any backups :/
 


#5
But there is still *delay* on my keyboard and typing, everything i do with keyboard is delayed 3 seconds but mouse is working very smooth
 


ussnorway

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#6
Hmm i've been doing some searching on google, and i found out that i had enabled "remote assistance" when i press Windows key + X
Thats not what [windows key] + [x] (just opens the control list) does and you have bigger issues than what "remote assistance" will cause.

And no, i dont have any backups
Now is a good time to start then.

everything i do with keyboard is delayed 3 seconds
Sounds like a key-logger.

Again (backup,) format and re-build is your best option.
 


#7
nope, its not keylogger, just checked my running taxes in task manager > details and i have only one windowslogon.exe
hmm?
and, if i backup now, its too late because i would back up the virus or whatever the hell that is

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Btw, since i just checked for windowslogon.exe and i have only 1, could it be that the proccess has ended yesterday when i actually was under attack and now it seems normal, but he can still controll my computer if he turns it on somehow
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ussnorway

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#8
Btw, since i just checked for windowslogon.exe and i have only 1, could it be that the proccess has ended yesterday when i actually was under attack and now it seems normal, but he can still controll my computer if he turns it on somehow
Yes at the time you looked he/she wasn't on and YES they can come back at any time because you have not removed the issue until the system has been rebuilt.
 


#9
Yes at the time you looked he/she wasn't on and YES they can come back at any time because you have not removed the issue until the system has been rebuilt.
ok thanks
 


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