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SPYBOT... is it safe to download?

Discussion in 'Virus & Other Malware Removal' started by Backspace, Oct 18, 2003.

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  1. Backspace

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    I am reloading some software on a new HDD.... since hearing about the Spybot Worm... is it safe to download form the PCWorld site and what should I do to make sure it doesn't have the worm .....?????

    Thanks alot!
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    Hi....
    Re-load your A/V and update it......Right-click and scan all downloads.

    ;)
     
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    Hey, Good idea..... I thought they referred you to mirror sites. Also, what do I right click on to "scan all Downloads." I have installed Norton 2003 and done the live-update.
     
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    not sure with norton but with avg and NOD32 and probbably most others if you right click any file you get a context "scan with AVG" or whoever the vendor is.
     
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    Same way with Norton.
     
  8. Backspace

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    Thank you so much...... to those who know and from me who didn't know...... appreciate all your help. :)
     
  9. $teve

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    Thanx Mark(y)

    And your very welcome Backspace:)
     
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