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Possible attempted registry Key change

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by rodfly, Sep 22, 2004.

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  1. rodfly

    rodfly Thread Starter

    Sep 22, 2004
    I ran Ad-Aware this morning, and it came up with 2 alerts for a 'possible attempted change to a registry key' -

    1st One

    Key: Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run
    Value: MyWebSearch Email Plugin
    Data: C:\PROGRA~1\MYWEB~1\bar\2.bin\mwsoemon.exe

    2nd One

    Key: Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main
    Value: First Home Page
    New Data: http://www.microsoft.com/isapi/redir.dll?Prd=iePver=5.0

    Do you know what these represent? I don't know whether I should be blocking these or accepting them, which are the 2 options offered by the Ad-Aware SE Plus program that detected them.
    Tks!. Rodfly
  2. cybertech

    cybertech Retired Moderator

    Apr 16, 2002
    Hi rodfly, Welcome to TSG!!

    You should have Adaware fix both of those items.
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