.co.uk Unexpected Redirection!

  blocker11 08:40 01 Dec 2006
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Using the interent yesterday at home, i was unable to connect to any .co.uk websites as i was being redirected to some obscene websites. Only happened on .co.uk as tried a few .com and worked find?

Is this a virus or spyware or something??

Am running windows XP with Kaspersky AV
Thanks

Steve

  Graham. 08:42 01 Dec 2006

You've been Hijacked. The experts will tell you what to do.

  Diodorus Siculus 08:43 01 Dec 2006

Certainly sounds like a spyware infection.

Search for a file on your pc called "hosts" - just that, no extension and rename to hosts.old You may have to search hidden files.

Restart and see what happens.

If no good, try a few programs like click here AdAware

click here
ewido - anti-spyware and anti-malware solutions

  Taff™ 08:44 01 Dec 2006

Malware. Run Windows Defender. click here for a start.

  birdface 09:14 01 Dec 2006

there are a few other threads with the same problem,click here or. you may pick up some hints from those,

  Gigs 10:58 01 Dec 2006

I have just had a similar problem. Try these people.
click here

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