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Spyware... AGAIN

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by sled_dog, Jan 26, 2004.

  1. sled_dog

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    Ok I've got some spyware, trojan stuff going on with my computer. Keeps popping up ads and some strange processes running in my task manager. I run Adaware and Spybot S&D but they aren't getting the problem. Housecall virus scan didn't find anything either.
     
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    I emailed ya program called "The Cleaner" works good for me /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    I got that same stuff popping up all the time about 2 weeks ago. Kept wiping my homepage out and automatically setting itself to the homepage. /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gif /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gif /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gif Would also pop open the disc drive, too. Finally quit somehow for some reason after a few days. /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gif /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gif /forums/images/graemlins/angryfire.gif
     
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    Haven't gotten your mail yet
     
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    That one didn't pick anything up either. I keep hearing the sound of windows popping up but nothing does. Little click every minute or so. I just know its eating resources.
     
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    I emailed you to the email in your profile, might just be slow getting there. Sometime's I wonder if there's a difference between usps mail and internet mail /forums/images/graemlins/eek.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif /forums/images/graemlins/rotfl.gif
     
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    I also have another one called Pest Control if you want to try that one. Just lemme know.
     
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    I'll wait and see if that one comes in.
     
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    What type of firewall do you have?
     
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    Yeah, thats a good question....I'm running zone alarm pro and I only get hit like once in a blue moon.
     
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    Me Too /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    Built in WinXP one, I had it disabled though /forums/images/graemlins/ignore.gif
     
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    you should try Zone alarm....


    it is free.....................
     
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    if you want zone alarm pro, just pm me /forums/images/graemlins/thumb.gif
     
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    Try out SpyBot. Will block that kind of stuff and clean it off for you. Its also free. Its what I use. Do a search on Google for it.
     

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