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ive come accross some very strange entries in my add/remove programs list.

Windows XP Hotfix - KB834707
Windows XP Hotfix - KB867282
Windows XP Hotfix - KB873333
Windows XP Hotfix - KB873339
Windows XP Hotfix - KB885250
Windows XP Hotfix - KB885835
Windows XP Hotfix - KB885836
Windows XP Hotfix - KB886185
Windows XP Hotfix - KB887472
Windows XP Hotfix - KB887742
Windows XP Hotfix - KB888113
Windows XP Hotfix - KB888302
Windows XP Hotfix - KB890047
Windows XP Hotfix - KB890175
Windows XP Hotfix - KB890859
Windows XP Hotfix - KB890923
Windows XP Hotfix - KB891781
Windows XP Hotfix - KB893066
Windows XP Hotfix - KB893086

what are these? if my computer was running properly, i would say windows updates and patches, but the problem with that is i'm unable to view the windows update page.

any ideas?
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They are normal Windows updates. They are visible in add/remove programs because you have the 'show updates' check-box ticked.
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    Rest in Peace, ukbiker

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I am currently helping you with a HJT log in Malware. You got those results after I asked you to provide some more information in that thread. If you have any questions regarding those results, ask them in your existing malware thread, do not start another thread elsewhere. If I find any more threads of this nature, I will have no alternative other than to withdraw my assistance on your HJT log. If you have a problem with this, let me know and I will step out now.

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