The odd 'WinFixer' pop up?

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by Tom772, Dec 7, 2005.

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  1. Tom772

    Tom772 Guest

    HI,

    I know im not infected and i kinda know how to go about removing this nasty trojan thing, but every now and then i sem to get just one random pop up on certain sites. (not dangerous sites, but sites with a large amount of ads)

    Is there a way to block Winfixer.com from displaying these ads that i find hard to get rid? In the end i have had to uplug my net connection just to shut firefox down and stop 'WINFIXER'.

    REGARDS,

    T
     
  2. Bubba

    Bubba Updates Team

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    IMHO....if a user mentions Winfixer and popups they most definetly are infected :doubt:
     
  3. Tom772

    Tom772 Guest

    Hey Bubba,

    Followed all the instructions and I am clean as a Whistle. I have now blocked winfixer.com from communcating with my system, so all should be ok>
     
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