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#1 Mommy3400

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Posted 06 June 2007 - 07:42 AM

Hello all, I am new here and I am having a bit of a problem. recently a trojan was found on my computer and a new tool bar was added to my internet explorer called security toolbar 7.1. I was able to download free spyware blocker and it removed the trojan and the security toolbar. Now, I have this irritating icon in my bottom right hand corner that pops up a balloon and says that i have spyware on my computer and if i download this certain program it will get rid of it. Of course, I know it's phony, but how do i get rid of the yellow traingle? I don't want to spend money on anything, Ijust want to get rid of it! Please help!!!!!

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Posted 06 June 2007 - 07:48 AM

Sounds like you still have some malware on your PC. Check this link and follow the instructions to post a HiJack this log in that forum. Someone will guide you from there but don't do anythign else to your PC until you hear from a HJT team member. You will need some patience since the team is voluntters and they try to work on logs on a firsy come first served basis.
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Posted 07 June 2007 - 07:47 AM

If your using Win XP or 2000, please follow the generic instructions for using SmitfraudFix in BC's self-help tutorial "How to remove the Smitfraud/Generic Zlob".

If the problem continues, please download RogueRemover and save to you Desktop. (compatible with Windows 2000, NT, XP, Vista)
  • Double-click on rr-free-setup.exe to install in C:\Program Files\RogueRemover.
  • During the installation an icon will automatically be created on your Desktop.
  • Double-click on the RogueRemover icon to launch the program and select Check for Updates.
  • If prompted, click Download to receive the latest updates.
  • When completed, close the update window.
  • Select "Scan" and the program will walk you through the remaining steps.

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