[access-uk] Re: unwelcome programmes

  • From: "Carol Pearson" <carol.pearson@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 13 Jul 2007 10:30:53 +0100

George and all,

The first link you gave gives information about the threat and at the bottom 
there's a link which takes you to download spynomore which, it appears, is the 
best way to remove it.

Please correct me if I'm wrong . . ..  I just took a cursory look, in case I 
should need to know.



  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: George Bell 
  To: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
  Sent: Friday, July 13, 2007 9:49 AM
  Subject: [access-uk] Re: unwelcome programmes

  Looks like this is well known, but I can't find out how you remove it.

  The Guardian newspaper have two reports I found on it - links below.



  From: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of 
Colin Fowler
  Sent: Friday, July 13, 2007 8:52 AM
  To: access-uk@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  Subject: [access-uk] unwelcome programmes


  I wonder if anyone else has experienced this. Somehow, without authorisation 
or acceptance from me, a application called My Bill has installed itself into 
my start up and placed a short cut on my desktop.

  It would appear that it is a bill collection scam by an outfit calling itself 
Micro Bill Systems Ltd, based in Leeds.

  They collect monies on behalf of web sites; mostly the unsavoury and non 
christian types.

  There claim is that I accepted the terms and conditions of a pop up and 
subscribed to a site for a sum of £39.95, and because I did not cancel the 
subscription within three days I am liable.

  I have reported it to my local police and the trading standards offic, as 
this practise is wholly unsolicitated, and what is more I was away from my 
computer for a week during the time in which they claim the acceptance was 

  My question is, how do I remove this application from my PC as I don't seem 
to be able to locate an uninstall?
  Many thanks


  Colin Fowler

  Disability Consultant

  Tel: 01582 483 283

  Text/mobile: 07901 573 570

  E mail:




  Colin Fowler
  Disability Consultant
  Telephone: 01582 483 283
  Text/Mobile: 07793 111 253
  E mail: col.fowler@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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