Spybot finds. Can some take a look at this?

Discussion in 'privacy problems' started by notageek, Aug 28, 2003.

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  1. notageek

    notageek Registered Member

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    What is safe to get rid of? I had to reinstall my windows xp HE yesterday and I did a full Spybot scan today and this is what I found (pic).
     

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  2. Paul Wilders

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    Notageek,

    Jan reported this earlier on today ;).

    regards.

    paul
     
  3. notageek

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    Thanks Paul I missed that. I didn't notice I downloaded a beta until it got done. Opps. Now I need to make it so Media Player don't show up. LOL ;) Thanks again
     
  4. Paul Wilders

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    No prob - credits to Jan :)

    regards,

    paul
     
  5. FanJ

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    Thanks guys ;)

    If I or someone else reads more info from PepiMK,
    lets post it at the other thread so we all are informed ;)

    Cheers, Jan.
     
  6. Paul Wilders

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    Good advice, Jan ;) - for one and the same reason, this thread is closed.

    regards.

    paul
     
  7. TonyKlein

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    Regarding the "SpyBot Finds" topic...

    Regarding http://www.wilderssecurity.com/showthread.php?t=13001 :

    Notageek remarked:

    That's no False Positive. Here SpyBot is offering to correct the following MediaPlayer related Privacy risk by making a tiny Registry change:

    http://www.geocities.com/Pentagon/Quarters/5077/new/supercookie.html


    You should tell SB to fix this.
     
  8. FanJ

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    I have re-opened this thread.
    I have merged Tony's posting into this thread (see the previous posting in this thread).

    Thanks a lot Ton !!
    Karma cookie for you ;)

    Cheers, Jan.
     
  9. TonyKlein

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    Thanks Jan! :)

    I happen to luuuve cookies! :D
     
  10. notageek

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    Thanks Tony. I'll look at the page and see what's up with it.
     
  11. JayK

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    For those of you who also regularly use Javacool's ID-blaster regularly should note that, spybot will constantly complain of those randomised GUID :)
     
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