could be a couple of things, some bad ( Troj/Delbot-B, CoolWebSearch parasite related, SOWSAT.B WORM).
Or it could be this:Frequently asked questions about Ctfmon.exe
I would post a HijackThis log just to be sure.
This way, we can eliminate the possibility of spyware/malware, being the cause of your problem.
Read the pinned post in the HijackThis forum, here Please read, and follow, all directions carefully.
Then, run a log, and post it in the HJT forum, at this link
. Do not
, fix anything, yet.
A member, of the HJT Team, will help you out.
It may take a while to get a response, because the HJT Team are very busy. Please
, be patient, these people are volunteers. They will help you out, as soon as possible
Once you have made the post, please
, DO NOT
make another post in the HJT forum, until it has been responded to by a member of the HJT Team. The first thing they look for, when looking for logs to reply to, is 0 replies
. If you make another post, there will be 1 reply
. The team member, glancing over the replies, might assume someone is already helping you out, and will not respond. So, just make your post, and let it sit there, until a team member responds. This way you will be taken care of, in the most timely manner.
Edited by tg1911, 27 April 2005 - 01:00 PM.