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#1 snoopinc

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Posted 24 August 2008 - 03:19 AM

Is this messenger plus - http://www.msgpluslive.net/download/ safe?

Does it have any malware with it?

#2 Budfred

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Posted 24 August 2008 - 06:16 AM

It is descended from the same program which installed LOP, so it is likely that it also contains malware -- I would not install it on my computer...

Are you planning on following up on the SWI Bot message in your open topic?? If not, I will close it... However, given this and your other recent question, I suggest you follow up...
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Posted 24 August 2008 - 06:21 AM

I would not touch anything from that author (patchou). The same author has long been known for adding malware to Messenger Plus 3. They refer to is as their optional "sponsor" software, and if you install it you unknowingly end up with the LOP parasite.

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#4 msconfig

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Posted 15 December 2008 - 07:36 AM

I installed "Messenger Plus!", and said no to the sponsor program, and there's no malware on my computer.
But if you want to be 100% sure, don't install it.
THE APPLE SOFTWARE IS NOT INTENDED FOR USE IN THE OPERATION OF NUCLEAR FACILITIES, AIRCRAFT NAVIGATION OR COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS, AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS, LIFE SUPPORT MACHINES OR OTHER EQUIPMENT IN WHICH THE FAILURE OF THE APPLE SOFTWARE COULD LEAD TO DEATH, PERSONAL INJURY, OR SEVERE PHYSICAL OR ENVIRONMENTAL DAMAGE.
-iTunes License Agreement.




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