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Outlook "tries" to install on XP Pro


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#1 ctdannyd

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Posted 29 September 2009 - 06:20 PM

I have a rather odd problem. Computer is running fine. Have ZoneAlarm as a firewall, and Avast as a virus program. Run a couple of different malware products about once a week.

Anyway, for a while now, every once in a while, while filling out a form on a website, suddently Microsofts MSI tries to install Outlook ON EVERY KEYSTROKE. The only way I can get around it is to let it "fail" to the end, and NOT close the install window.

I'm just worried it might be some root kit or password grabber that's trying to email info, or worse, send emails to all in my Outlook.

Oh...I DON'T USE Outlook, so, it's not even set up. My wife uses Outlook Express on the same PC (under her own log in), with no problems.

Thanks!

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Posted 29 September 2009 - 09:51 PM

As no logs have been posted, I am shifting this topic from the specialized HiJack This forum to the Am I Infected forum.

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