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adware in HiJackThis

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by nettyiam, Feb 3, 2005.

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  1. nettyiam

    nettyiam Thread Starter

    Jan 26, 2004
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    Norton Internet Security shows this as an Adware threat & placed in quarantine.


    C:My documents\HiJackThis\download\backups\backup-20041024-114937-917.dll

    What should I do? If I delete, will I still be able to use HJT? I have Spybot, Adaware, Spyblaster and NIS..how the heck did that guy slip in?

  2. MFDnNC


    Sep 7, 2004
    NIS is spotting an entry fro a previos run of HJT - Those files are if you need to restores after fixing entries. If you do not need to go back to a previous state then you can delete it.
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