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"Interactive Services Detection"???????


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#1 TEEJAY4444

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Posted 02 June 2013 - 11:18 AM

"A program running on this computer is trying to display a message"

 

 

I got this weird pop-up message today on my laptop and was tempted to comply when I read that:

 

"The program might need information "form" you or your permission to complete a task."

 

Misspelling "from" made my spidey sense tingle and the Program path:

 

C:\6e875a3a06657abcf()cf()f3ddb13b4\spinstall.exe

 

was a little suspicious as well because I remember reading somewhere that spinstall was in the system 32 file and should be mentioned somewhere in the path. Am I under attack or just paranoid?



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#2 hamluis

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Posted 02 June 2013 - 02:55 PM

Explanation at http://blogs.msdn.com/b/patricka/archive/2010/04/27/what-is-interactive-services-detection-and-why-is-it-blinking-at-me.aspx  AND http://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/224458-interactive-services-detection-message-pop-up-every-5-minutes.html .

 

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