YourSiteBar is trying to Install! (again, and again, and again)

Discussion in 'Computer Security' started by =?Utf-8?B?R2Vhcm9pZA==?=, May 23, 2005.

  1. About twice a day now I get an MS Antispyware red window popping up telling
    telling me that YourSiteBar is trying to install (Windows XP, SP2, regular
    windows updates, DSL connection).

    Under "What would you like to do?" I always click on remove and it always
    says that it successfully removed the threat and I always re-scan the whole
    machine using the most updated application and definition files. This scan
    always comes back clean. (automatic scan at least once a week as well).

    Is it normal to get attacked about twice a day from this spyware, or are
    there files not being picked up during the post removal scan? Any ideas on
    how to remove this pest?
    =?Utf-8?B?R2Vhcm9pZA==?=, May 23, 2005
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  2. Run MSAS in Safe Mode.

    Frank Saunders, MS-MVP, IE/OE
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    Frank Saunders, MS-MVP, IE/OE, May 23, 2005
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  3. Thanks, I will try this when I get back next week and report back on progress
    or lack thereof.

    =?Utf-8?B?Z2Vhcm9pZA==?=, May 25, 2005
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