[pcductape] Re: about:blank

  • From: "Huntress" <sanneumann@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 13 Nov 2004 14:24:13 -0500

In all the years that I've used NS and Mozilla I have yet to be hijacked and 
I've always used about:blank.

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  ----- Original Message ----- 
  From: trapper 
  To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx 
  Sent: Saturday, November 13, 2004 1:26 PM
  Subject: [pcductape] Re: about:blank


  Am I right that switching over to Mozilla or firefox that you don't need (
  least at this moment ) any of these anti-stuff!!
  I don't think you get hi-jacked with mozilla??

  ----- Original Message -----
  From: "Richard_Crumlich" <richard_crumlich@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  Sent: Friday, November 12, 2004 10:09 PM
  Subject: [pcductape] Re: about:blank


  > Hello Carl
  >
  > I use a program called   Adaware Away http://www.adawareaway.com it is a
  > free trial and will remove about:blank hijacker.. it expires after 15 days
  > though unless you buy the update package... I'm too cheap... I just
  > redownload it about once a week and keep it on my repair disk. Check out
  > this link for both manual and automatic repair of this
  > hijacker.www.pchell.com/support/aboutblank.shtml
  >
  >
  >
  >
  > My personal list of much used and abused tools is
  >
  > Free Software
  >
  > Ad-Aware.. http://www.lavasoftusa.com   Spyware removal tool
  >
  > Spybot Search and Destroy  http://security.kolla.de  Spyware removal tool
  >
  > CWShredder  / Hijack This / Kill2Me
  > http://www.spywareinfo.com/~merijn/downloads.html  Spyware removal tools
  >
  > BHODemon http://www.definitivesolutions.com/bhodemon.htm    ID's and
  removes
  > Browser Helper Objects
  >
  > Stinger http://vil.nai.com/vil/stinger  Specialized Virus scanner.. fits
  on
  > a floppy disk
  >
  > Autoruns http://www.sysinternals.com/ntw2k/freeware/autoruns.shtml  Shows
  > autorun files and when you doubleclick on it takes you to it's location
  >
  > AVG Anti-virus.. http://www.grisoft.com Anti-virus  new version doesn't
  ask
  > for a keycode to install..
  >
  > Regcleaner 4.3 http://www.majorgeeks.com/download460.html Cleans
  registry...
  > be careful
  >
  >
  > Paid Products
  >
  > Pest Patrol http://www.pestpatrol.com  very good spyware program.. but
  quite
  > paranoid will remove good programs if your not careful... example VNC and
  > Putty.
  >
  > Mcaffee Antivirus Command Line scanner.. see
  > http://www.nu2.nu/pebuilder/help/mcafee.htm for more info... come up in
  Safe
  > mode Command prompt only and run the program... very good at getting the
  > un-gettables...
  >
  > Adaware Away http://www.adawareaway.com very good.. but gotta buy it after
  > 15 days... to update it.
  >
  >
  > Online Scanners
  >
  > Virus... Housecall.. http://housecall.trendmicro.com Makers of PC-Cillin
  >
  > Spyware   XClean  http://www.spywareinfo.com/xscan.php
  >
  >
  >
  >
  >
  >
  >
  > ----- Original Message -----
  > From: "Carl Martin" <ctm007@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  > To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  > Sent: Friday, November 12, 2004 5:40 PM
  > Subject: [pcductape] about:blank
  >
  >
  > > Hi Bob,
  > >
  > > That's why I am surprised.   I have no critical updates for this Windows
  > > 2000 unit, yet I keep getting about:blank.
  > >
  > > Carl
  > > ctm007@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
  > > www.carlmartininsurance.com
  > >
  > > ----- Original Message -----
  > > From: "Bob Noble" <bnoble@xxxxxxxxx>
  > > To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  > > Sent: Friday, November 12, 2004 5:25 PM
  > > Subject: [pcductape] Re: avg 6 ending support
  > >
  > >
  > >> Hi Carl,
  > >> Since I installed the Microsoft critical updates, I haven't had much
  > > trouble
  > >> with this kind of stuff. Or maybe it's something to do with some new
  law
  > > they
  > >> passed?
  > >>
  > >> Bob Noble
  > >> www.sonic.net/bnoble
  > >
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