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P2P software requesting Flash


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#1 purpleiscious11

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Posted 14 July 2011 - 02:59 AM


Hi There

I've been using the same P2P software for years and it has started asking me to install Flash.

I have checked several forums and followed all instructions, uninstalled the program, flash and java and installed them all as administrator and made sure i have the latest versions of all. The same window pops up asking me to install flash.

I use firefox as my browser.

I read one forum where a user with the same issue said they had used combofix and this had solved the problem. I have downloaded combofix but not used it as yet.

Does anyone have any advice on the issue or using combofix.

Thanks

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#2 hamluis

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Posted 14 July 2011 - 11:42 AM

ComboFix usage, Questions, Help - Look here - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic273628.html

ComboFix is a malware tool.

If you think that you have malware issues...your probably ought to initiate a topic at Am I infected What do I do - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/forum103.html .

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Posted 14 July 2011 - 12:02 PM

There is a new malware which imitates Adobe Flash updater and asks you to update flash. This malware targets Firefox and Chrome only.
You should do what hamluis said and start a new topic in Am I Infected section.




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