Internet browsing problem

Discussion in 'Security Software' started by Guest, Apr 15, 2004.

  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Whenever I start browsing the internet and I enter an
    internet address my search gets hijacked and this appears
    before my entered address:-


    I've tried everything and it won't stop.

    Please help

    Guest, Apr 15, 2004
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  2. Guest

    John McGaw Guest

    This is a very common problem so you clearly have not "tried everything".
    For example have you tried HijackThis? Take a look at this

    John McGaw
    [Knoxville, TN, USA]

    Return address will not work. Please
    reply in group or through my website:
    John McGaw, Apr 15, 2004
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  3. Guest

    Mike Burgess Guest = Coolwebsearch trojan

    How to remove Coolwebsearch and affiliates

    Note: this type hijack indicates an unpatched machine, that is lacking
    in "Defense". Please visit Windows Update to avoid these exploits.

    Note: be *sure* to follow-up with HijackThis
    Post back with the URL where you posted if you want help with your log.
    Mike Burgess [MVP Windows Shell\User]
    Blocking Spyware, Adware, Parasites, Hijackers, Trojans, with a HOSTS file [updated 04-15-04]
    Please post replies to this Newsgroup, email address is invalid
    Mike Burgess, Apr 16, 2004
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