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#1 VashonDude


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Posted 24 May 2004 - 10:14 AM

I ran Ad-Aware yesterday and it found a bunch of stuff. I was suspicious since I have a bunch of anti-spyware programs on my computer, so I looked at the list of baddies. The "baddies" were all harmless host file entries (the ones that redirect certain sites to I didn't delete any of them. This is not the first time Ad-Aware has done this (A few weeks ago, it identified a harmless host file entry as part of a trojan. Looked like this problem was fixed in later updates).

Edit: Could someone move this to the "Software" forum?

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Edited by VashonDude, 24 May 2004 - 10:17 AM.

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#2 TonyKlein


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Posted 24 May 2004 - 10:31 AM

It seems to me the place to post this would be the Lavasoft board; that way you'll be certain to get the attention of the right people ...

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