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Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by Jean Spence, Apr 5, 2004.

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  1. Jean Spence

    Jean Spence Thread Starter

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    Was signed in to Messenger this morning and had a message pop up saying that I was signed on to another computer. I don't have another computer here. How can I find out what is going on? I am about to change my password, but don't know if that will make a difference. Does this mean that some is hacking me?????? Please help. Don't know what to do from here.
     
  2. $teve

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    Hi:)
    Do this:
    go to http://www.lurkhere.com/~nicefiles/ , and download 'Hijack This!'.....
    Unzip it to its own folder, doubleclick HijackThis.exe, and hit "Scan".

    When the scan is finished, the "Scan" button will change into a "Save Log" button.
    Press that, save the log somewhere, and please copy & paste its contents to the forum.

    It will possibly show other issues deserving our attention, but most of what it lists will be harmless or even required, so do NOT fix anything yet.
    Someone here will be happy to help you analyze the results.

    If you have anything disabled by MSConfig or any other startup manager, please re-enable it before scanning to post.

    ;)
     
  3. Jean Spence

    Jean Spence Thread Starter

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    Hopefully my most recent post will clear all of this up. Thanks
     
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