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Insecure Internet Activity Virus


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#1 r0man3

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Posted 30 November 2008 - 03:24 PM

My dad's computer seems like it has been infested with a virus.Every time he tries to go to Mozilla or Internet Explorer, he gets the message, Insecure Internet Activity, and then the program closes.

He is using Vista Home.

Can any1 help me please. Thank you.

Edited by r0man3, 30 November 2008 - 03:26 PM.


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#2 DJBPace07

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Posted 30 November 2008 - 04:36 PM

The Insecure Internet Activity message is a trojan. The link below might help.

Howtogeek: How to remove "Insecure Internet activity. Threat of virus attack" IE7

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Posted 30 November 2008 - 04:42 PM

Try a couple of these free, online scans: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/blogs/usas...?showentry=1252
My browser caused a flood of traffic, sio my IP address was banned. Hope to fix it soon. Will get back to posting as soon as Im able.

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Posted 30 November 2008 - 04:50 PM

I'm trying this now, hope it works. Thanks.

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Posted 30 November 2008 - 05:41 PM

OK, no luck.

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Posted 30 November 2008 - 09:34 PM

Did you restart your PC after performing the scan? Does this problem persist in Firefox? Which scanner did you use? You could try SUPERantispyware.

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Posted 01 December 2008 - 07:13 AM

Got it to work. Excellent, thanks gang!




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