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Explorer.exe 100% CPU Usage

I'm running Windows 7: Ultimate

Whenever I open My Documents, explorer.exe goes up to 100% CPU Usage.

Process Explorer shows this O.o



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    Try to scan your PC for malware / virus programs.
    Do it with Malwarebyte's / Avira (or other anti virus software you got)

    *Make sure that these software's are fully updated, and that you're running this scan while you're in safe mode.
  2. I've scanned using Malwarebytes updated, it detected some stuff:

    I killed them, still 100%~ when accessing my Documents.

    Quote:
    Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware 1.46
    www.malwarebytes.org

    Database version: 4163

    Windows 6.1.7600 (Safe Mode)
    Internet Explorer 8.0.7600.16385

    2/06/2010 11:23:11 PM
    mbam-log-2010-06-02 (23-23-11).txt

    Scan type: Quick scan
    Objects scanned: 159175
    Time elapsed: 5 minute(s), 42 second(s)

    Memory Processes Infected: 0
    Memory Modules Infected: 0
    Registry Keys Infected: 2
    Registry Values Infected: 0
    Registry Data Items Infected: 0
    Folders Infected: 6
    Files Infected: 7

    Memory Processes Infected:
    (No malicious items detected)

    Memory Modules Infected:
    (No malicious items detected)

    Registry Keys Infected:
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\zwunzi (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Zwunzi (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.

    Registry Values Infected:
    (No malicious items detected)

    Registry Data Items Infected:
    (No malicious items detected)

    Folders Infected:
    C:\ProgramData\Zwunzi (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.
    C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\extensions\{F270F1AF-34D6-41CB-A9F5-8200EF7DB41F} (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.
    C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\extensions\{F270F1AF-34D6-41CB-A9F5-8200EF7DB41F}\chrome (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.
    C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\extensions\{F270F1AF-34D6-41CB-A9F5-8200EF7DB41F}\defaults (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.
    C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\extensions\{F270F1AF-34D6-41CB-A9F5-8200EF7DB41F}\defaults\preferences (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.
    C:\Program Files\Zwunzi (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.

    Files Infected:
    C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\extensions\{F270F1AF-34D6-41CB-A9F5-8200EF7DB41F}\chrome.manifest (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.
    C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\extensions\{F270F1AF-34D6-41CB-A9F5-8200EF7DB41F}\install.rdf (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.
    C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\extensions\{F270F1AF-34D6-41CB-A9F5-8200EF7DB41F}\chrome\zwunzi.jar (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.
    C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\extensions\{F270F1AF-34D6-41CB-A9F5-8200EF7DB41F}\defaults\preferences\prefs.js (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.
    C:\Program Files\Zwunzi\uninstall.exe (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.
    C:\Program Files\Zwunzi\zwunzi.dll (Adware.Zwunzi) -> No action taken.

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