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#1 Tekneek

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Posted 02 June 2005 - 08:06 PM

I just noticed an odd ftp folder in my network connections. I think I might be being used as a host... Below is a picture:

http://img130.echo.cx/my.php?image=ftp2oi.png

I right clicked the folder and tried to explore and this is what I got:

http://img130.echo.cx/img130/6633/ftp20dz.png

I also dont know if this is the right area to post this in, sorry if it isnt.

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#2 Rimmer

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Posted 03 June 2005 - 02:48 AM

I checked a whois database and that IP is some school/college in Amsterdam. Looks pretty sus! Run through this security check for a start:

Do you have any anti-spyware installed? If not download and update all of the following:A-squared complements anti-virus software by specializing in detecting Trojans, Dialers and Spyware. It is free for private use but registration is required.
Download it from here: A-squared


Reboot your computer in Safe Mode and run the anti-virus scan and anti-spyware scans there.
If you are not sure how to boot in Safe Mode there is a tutorial here: Safe Mode

See if that helps :thumbsup:

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