Re: Messenger Service pop ups

From: Susan Bradley, CPA aka Ebitz SBS Rocks [MVP] (sbradcpa_at_pacbell.net)
Date: 06/08/03


Date: Sun, 08 Jun 2003 11:38:43 -0700


Larry Pelavin wrote:
From: "Sandi - Microsoft MVP" <sandi_hardmeier@mvps.org>
Subject: Re: a bogey's broken through my firewall
Date: Sun, 8 Jun 2003 01:02:26 -0700
Message-ID: <unO4yLZLDHA.2220@TK2MSFTNGP10.phx.gbl>
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Your computer has most likely been hijacked. For information about
pop-up
windows, how to get rid of them, and prevent them in the future have a
look
at the link below:

http://www.mvps.org/inetexplorer/Darnit.htm#pop_up

> I have Zone alarm at highest block
> I have POW at highest block
> I have installed all Microsoft patches
>
> I am still getting 50 or more popups per day ALL THE SAME,
> All say "Messenger Service".... to "wide Open" or
> to "insecure" or etc. they want to sell me Message stop
> or message block or some other.. would never even
> consider buying product from anyone whose idea is to bug
> me constantly to get me to buy their stuff.
>
> What to do? Very annoying, hard to work with these
> idiotic screens appearing constantly.
>
> LP

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Susan Bradley
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