I googled and it seems to be an infection. Turn off System Restore,then reboot.
online virus scan,then download and scan with the free trial of Trojan Hunter
Then turn System Restore back on.
Then Please go here, and read and follow these instructions. And post a log in the highjack this section after preforming whats asked.Highjack log postings
Also, if it's listed. Uninstall Windows ControlAd through Add Remove Programs,then reboot.
Edited by JSKY, 02 January 2005 - 01:00 PM.