Re: Browser high jacked by Cool Web Search, spy bot fix

  • From: Bill <>
  • To: jfw@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 10 Oct 2004 15:18:57 -0500

even though you do not have a hijacker, if the standard scan does not 
remove your mal ware you can check active x controls as described below.
then scan.


At 11:41 AM 10/1/2004, you wrote:
>bot search and destroy can remove hi jackers and also prevent the
>installation of them, here is how.
>launch the bot search and destroy, pick advanced mode, then pick tools.
>check active x and check b h o
>now run the program full spy bot scan and it will not only remove it but
>also registry entries in the process thatmay allow it to reinstall again.
>to prevent installation do this.
>run the programs full scan.
>in left pain pick imunize button
>pick imunize button then install button.
>find the check box that says
>lock host file  read only as protection  against hi jackers.


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