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#1 fishy#1

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Posted 04 September 2007 - 04:10 PM

Hello, somethings fishy...lol. I understand many others had this problem can anyone help?
A bleeping alert showed on my tool bar...keeps flashing message about spyware that may impact the computer. The site takes me to virusprotectpro. The alert gives me a sence of unease... Can you help please?

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Posted 04 September 2007 - 04:23 PM

Welcome to BC

I suggest you post a HijackThis log in the appropriate forum.
This definitely is not the appropriate forum :thumbsup:

To get HijackThis

Create a directory on your hardrive to save HijackThis.exe. A directory like c:\hijackthis. If you do not do this, you will not be able to use the backup/restore features.

Download HijackThis from:

HijackThis Download Site

Save this file into the directory you made previously and then run the program named hijackthis.exe. When the program opens click on the Config button, then click on the Misc Tools button, and click on the Check for update online button. When it completes checking/applying updates press the back button.

Now click on the Scan button and when it is finished click on the Save Log button. A Notepad window will open with the contents of this log. Click on Edit then click on Select all. Then click on Edit and then Click on Copy.

Now, create a new thread here:
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/f/22/virus-trojan-spyware-and-malware-removal-logs/

and paste the contents of the logfile HijackThis produced into your thread.

DO NOT fix any entries unless you understand what you are doing.

To see a tutorial with screenshots on using HijackThis you can click on the link below:

How to use HijackThis to remove Browser Hijackers, Malware, & Spyware

Edited by Sp0nge, 04 September 2007 - 04:24 PM.





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