Access to guarded file

  polonius 10:16 05 May 2004

Again! McAfee Security Centre warns that a program is seeking to access a 'guarded file', new ones almost daily! Latest 'shellmon exe', four entries found in Search. Other: 'sychost'.
How do I tell if any are dangerous? Most seek to access AOL. Blocking or allowing seems to make no difference. What's the safest thing to do?

  Gongoozler 10:22 05 May 2004

If blocking causes no problems, then I would block.

  Old Shep 10:24 05 May 2004

This may help click here

  SEASHANTY 10:50 05 May 2004

Check the blackviper website on what you can safely
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