QuickTime Task?

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"Process Name : QuickTime Task
File Name : qttasks.exe
Description: CoolWebSearch parasite variant
Rating: Typically viruses, spyware, adware and resource hogs."

That surprises me, as - apart from permanently loaded AVG - I run
AdAware and Spybot regularly, and neither have reported this as a

Terry, West Sussex, UK

Re: QuickTime Task?

check the name again
the malware is QTTASKS
the QuickTime  program is QTTASK

Noel Paton (MS-MVP 2002-2006, Windows)

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Thanks Noel, missed that!

Terry, West Sussex, UK

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