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Old 03-28-2007, 07:24 AM   #1
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when i open up task manager and go to processes there are a few wierd programs running in the background. some of what the task manager says are WLLogin Proxy.exe 65xyp.2.exe and wierd stuff like that. what should i do? when i use yahoo it logs me out and logs some wierd account in?
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Old 03-28-2007, 07:28 AM   #2
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Run antivirus and antispyware software, an run hijackthis and post a log here.
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Old 03-28-2007, 07:29 AM   #3
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well im a newb when it comes to computers so what are the best programs to run for antivirus and antispyware
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Old 03-28-2007, 07:58 AM   #4
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Best Antivirus is Nod32 IMO
Best Antispyware is Webroot
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I find AVG Free Anitvirus and free AVG Anti-Spyware does a good job
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Old 03-28-2007, 08:59 AM   #6
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I'd say the free version of AVG too would be good. http://free.grisoft.com
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Old 03-29-2007, 06:59 PM   #7
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for anti-spyware i would say use SpyBot Search & Destroy it does a great job and it kills the spyware too! and i don't have this but people say Norton Anti-Virus is really good too.
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Old 03-29-2007, 07:59 PM   #8
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lavasoft ad aware too..
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NOD32 and webroot spysweeper.
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Old 03-30-2007, 06:12 PM   #10
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superantispyware! and spycatcher!
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