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#1 maki2012

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Posted 09 September 2010 - 03:39 PM

I was going to install Adobe CS5 when is said I had a system reboot scheduled. (Install software and say "Reboot later")

So I rebooted, and as soon as I logged back on all these red flags went up. I had no anti-virus or firewall, and Norton Internet Security 2010 showed me this:
http://flic.kr/p/8zCA15

I decided this must be malware or Norton was just getting really desperate, so I hit the renew subscription button. I had 87 days, and after I hit that button I had 0.
http://flic.kr/p/8zzrva

I used my Norton Removal Tool, which has always worked, but this time it told be it was out of date and I could only exit the program. I uninstalled NIS2010 the normal way (Start, Computer, Uninstall or Change a Program). Luckily I had the NIS2010 install media backed up offline, so things are back to normal now, except I have 87 days on my current subscription.
http://flic.kr/p/8zzxrD

So I'm good for now, but what gives?

*Sorry, BC.com's forum doesn't like images from Flickr

Edited by maki2012, 09 September 2010 - 03:41 PM.


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