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#1 JPJF

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Posted 22 March 2006 - 10:13 AM

Broadcast.exe automatically starts on my (Toshiba) laptop running Windows XP (Home)
It ships with the software for Cardreader2.0

What are these applications? Can I safely disable them?

Thanks for any help provided.

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Posted 22 March 2006 - 10:20 AM

Spyware! Here is a run down from Symantac.. http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data...netobserve.html

Edited by acklan, 22 March 2006 - 10:21 AM.

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Posted 22 March 2006 - 11:15 AM

Thanks acklan!

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Posted 22 March 2006 - 04:30 PM

I hope it was what you needed. And by the way, Welcome to BC!
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Posted 22 March 2006 - 05:23 PM

Spyware! Here is a run down from Symantac.. http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data...netobserve.html


# Internet Conversation Logging: Logs both sides of all chat conversations for AOL/ICQ/MSN/AIM/Yahoo Instant Messengers, and views them in real time.
# Window Activity Logging: Captures information concerning all windows that were viewed and interacted with.
# Application Activity Logging: Tracks every application executable that was executed and interacted with.
http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data...netobserve.html

May be something mommy or daddy installed.




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