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April 11, 2005, 12:15 pm
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toolbar that continually loads all sorts of web pages. I right clicked on
the toolbar then clicked properties and it states:
ADDRESS: (URL) HTTP: myserchnow.com/passthrough/newpass2.HTLM.
PROTOCOL: Hyper Text Transfer Protocol
How can I trace where this spy-ware is? Ad-Aware and Microsoft Own spy-ware
software is not finding anything. One more thing please. How can I put a
password to stop my daughter from starting up my computer, as this could
help stop this? Thanks for any help given.
I recommend you or anyone else who has a problem with hijackers go here
http://help.lockergnome.com/ (There are other sites that can help
also).Register. You will then be able to post. By post I mean post a
HIJACKTHIS log. After you register click on "PROBLEM SOLVERS" forums. Then
click on "HIJACKTHIS LOGS". Post your problem in the HIJACKTHIS FORUM. An
expert will get to you within a few days to guide you to a clean machine :)
http://www.spywareinfo.com/~merijn/downloads.html - Download Hijackthis. Put
it in a new folder named "Hijackthis". Put the folder on c drive. This is
important for proper logging of info when you get hijacked. Do not use this
program unless you completely know what you are doing. FREE
http://www.javacoolsoftware.com/downloads.html - download and install :
SpywareBlaster and SpywareGuard FREE
http://www.safer-networking.org/index.php?page=download - Download and
install Spybot - Search & Destroy FREE
http://www.intermute.com/products/cwshredder.html - CWShredder . Download
the standalone version. FREE
http://www.lavasoftusa.com/support/download/ - Download the free version of
Adaware and install. Or pay for the advanced version if you want. FREE
Windows AntiSpyware (Beta) FREE
http://www.grisoft.com/us/us_dwnl_free.php - If you don't have an antivirus
program and don't want to pay for one then get AVG . It is free and good.
http://www.free-av.com/ - another antivirus FREE
http://www.ccleaner.com/ - Crap Cleaner. Windows system cleaner like Window
If you dont have an antivirus you can do free scans at
Trend Micro - Free online virus Scan
McAfee Security - FreeScan
Panda ActiveScan - Free online scanner
Freedom Online scanner
All the downloaded programs need updating regularly.
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