From: George Hester (hesterloli_at_hotmail.com)
Date: Mon, 21 Feb 2005 19:47:44 -0500
What is scary anbout Hijackthis? The name? It's made by Merlin rest assured with him\her.
-- George Hester _________________________________ "Malke" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:#3yow4bFFHA.548@TK2MSFTNGP14.phx.gbl... > CadAps wrote: > > > Malke. > > > > Thanks for taking the time to respond, but I think that maybe I'm > > missing > > something in your repsonse. As stated.....I have run Ad-Aware and it > > removes > > the problem. However, as soon as the system is rebooted...it's there > > again. > > Does this mean that I'm down to Hijack This ? That program seams > > kinda > > scarey and that I could F*** something up. Please advise > > > Hi, Chuck. Yes, you will need to use more than just Ad-aware. The > problem is that there is another malware file (or files) that is > spawning new versions of itself and you haven't killed it. Yes, HJT is > an expert tool that requires a lot of skill to use properly. That is > why I included links to a tutorial and to places to post your log where > you can get expert help. So either do that, or take the machine to a > good local professional (not a BestBuy or CompUSA type of store). You > shouldn't hesitate to do the latter - when my car doesn't work, I am > not ashamed to take it to my mechanic. > > For your convenience, here are the HJT links again. I highly recommend > the AumHa forums - the experts there are extremely good at what they do > and also friendly. Read the posting FAQ first. > > http://www.aumha.org/a/hjttutor.htm - HijackThis tutorial by Jim > Eshelman > http://aumha.net - forums > http://spywarewarrior.com/viewforum.php?f=5 - Spyware Warrior HijackThis > forum > http://www.wilderssecurity.com/ > http://forums.tomcoyote.org/ > > Malke > -- > MS MVP - Windows Shell/User > Elephant Boy Computers > www.elephantboycomputers.com > "Don't Panic!"