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Aupd.exe & Tmp.exe

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#1 Geovanni


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Posted 06 November 2007 - 10:08 PM

every time i open internet explorer or turn to a different page it always pop up tmp###tmp.exe. whether i want to open it or not. if i say yes it closes it, but if i say no it keep popping up.

when i open firefox it pops up if i want to allow aupd.exe or not. i choose no and it doesn't pop up again until i open up firefox from beginning.

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#2 Jacee


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Posted 07 November 2007 - 11:32 AM

That is related to Begin2Search

Begin2Search is a browser plug-in that installs as a toolbar in Internet Explorer and displays advertising on the desktop.
Begin2Search monitors the user's browsing search queries and changes browser settings. Begin2Search may also redirect search requests. Some variants may download additonal software without the user's knowledge and consent.

Download HijackThis™ here:

Right click on it and choose "Run as Administrator". Click 'Do a System Scan and Save log'.
The HJT log will open in notepad.

Copy and paste the contents of the HJT log into a NEW TOPIC in the HijackThis Logs and Malware Removal forum:

*****In the topic box, mention that this is a Vista computer

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