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hi- looks like it got 3 cookies...


+ Created on: 2:01:24 PM, 9/4/2005
+ Report-Checksum: E05710BD

+ Scan result:

C:\Documents and Settings\Caitlin Elizabeth\Cookies\caitlin elizabeth@ads.pointroll[2].txt -> Spyware.Cookie.Pointroll : Cleaned with backup
C:\Documents and Settings\Caitlin Elizabeth\Cookies\caitlin elizabeth@doubleclick[1].txt -> Spyware.Cookie.Doubleclick : Cleaned with backup
C:\Documents and Settings\Caitlin Elizabeth\Cookies\caitlin elizabeth@overture[2].txt -> Spyware.Cookie.Overture : Cleaned with backup


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Go ahead and delete all of your cookies.

Open IE
Click on Tools
Click on Internet Options
Then Delete Cookies


And then let me know how things are running.
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awesome... so you think those other things panda activescan found were false positives? -caitlin
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Hello!

Yes, PandaScan finds a lot of false positives, so ewido cleaned up what was bad out of those files.

The following is a list of tools and utilities that I like to suggest to people. This list is full of great tools and utilities to help you understand how you got infected and how to keep from getting infected again.
  • Spybot Search & Destroy - Uber powerful tool which can search and annhilate nasties that make it onto your system. Now with an Immunize section that will help prevent future infections.
  • AdAware - Another very powerful tool which searches and kills nasties that infect your system. AdAware and Spybot Search & Destroy compliment each other very well.
  • SpywareBlaster - Great prevention tool to keep nasties from installing on your system.
  • SpywareGuard - Works as a Spyware "Shield" to protect your computer from getting malware in the first place.
  • IE-SpyAd - puts over 5000 sites in your restricted zone so you'll be protected when you visit innocent-looking sites that aren't actually innocent at all.
  • CleanUP! - Cleans temporary files from IE and Windows, empties the recycle bin and more. Great tool to help speed up your computer and knock out those nasties that like to reside in the temp folders.
  • Windows Updates - It is very important to make sure that both Internet Explorer and Windows are kept current with the latest critical security patches from Microsoft. To do this just start Internet Explorer and select Tools > Windows Update, and follow the online instructions from there.
  • Google Toolbar - Free google toolbar that allows you to use the powerful Google search engine from the bar, but also blocks pop up windows.
  • Trillian or Miranda-IM - These are Malware free Instant Messenger programs which allow you to connect to multiple IM services in one program! (AOL, Yahoo, ICQ, IRC, MSN)
To find out more information about how you got infected in the first place and some great guidelines to follow to prevent future infections you can read this article by Tony Klein


Let me know if you have any other questions :tazz:
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i've got most of those on my computer now :tazz:
thanks for all your time and help... THANK YOU JUSTIN!
-caitlin
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Happy to Help =)

Hope you have a great holiday weekend (well, the rest of it anyways) :tazz:
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Since this issue appears to be resolved ... this Topic has been closed. Glad we could help. :tazz:

If you're the topic starter, and need this topic reopened, please contact a staff member with the address of the thread.

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