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#1 sakaman

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Posted 13 November 2005 - 03:16 AM

hi,

Well there is this thing WinAdTools.exe that I can see at the task manager and I 've neer seen it before.
Might it be malware? or is it ok.
The same for dumprep 0 -u :thumbsup: :flowers:

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#2 Rimmer

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Posted 13 November 2005 - 06:55 AM

The BC Startup database lists WinAdTools.exe as malware to be removed.

This is what it says about dumprep 0 -u :

Used in connection with memory dumps - you can disable these by - right clicking on My Computer, selecting Properties and then the Advanced tab. Click on the Settings button in 'Startup and Recovery'. In the bottom pane - under 'Write debugging information' - click on the down arrow and then select 'None' - OK your way out


What anti-virus and anti-spyware software do you have? Download Ewido, update everything and run the scans in Safe Mode.

Ewido Security Suite complements anti-virus software by specializing in detecting Trojans, Dialers and Spyware and lots of other stuff. It is free for private use.
Download it from here: Ewido download
When installing it untick 'Install Background Guard' and 'Install Scan via Context Menu'.

hth :thumbsup:

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