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Webslinger

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Hi,

All of a sudden my HD acces led keeps flashing every few seconds, suggesting there is a programm accessing my HD's.
I was affraid of a virus, trojan or something in between, but I can't find anything.
Taskmanager doesn't show anything out of the ordinary either, no unknown programms or processes.
Still my HD seems to be accessed...

The strange thing is this started happening all of a sudden, I wasn't visiting 'dangerous' websites and I never switched off my ZoneAlarm Pro (latest version) and I didn't open any miscelenious files.

What could cause this?

I'm using XP SP2.
Athlon 64 3600+
2048 MB DDR Twinmos
Geforce 7600GTS 256 MB DDR 2 AGP
I have a SATA drive and 2 IDE drives.
1 IDE dvd-rw
1 IDE cd-rw
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Neil Jones

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Normal XP behaviour. Under the default configuration, its supposed to do that.
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Thanks for the reply.

I believe you but it didn't do it before...
Off cause I know that there are background services that access the drives all the time but now the drive is accessed every few seconds.
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Maybe you do have something on there.

Try the malware forum, but before you post a HJT log, do this
http://www.geekstogo..._Log-t2852.html
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