Firewall blocking Skinkers?

  i've no idea 20:22 08 Dec 2005

Keep getting a message saying -

'skinkers receiver' 'outgoing' 'blocked' from zone alarm.

What is this? spyware on my computer?

I have run spybot and adaware and got rid of everything it found.

  Diodorus Siculus 20:31 08 Dec 2005

Something to do with BBC Children in Need?

  i've no idea 20:35 08 Dec 2005

Don't think so.

It keeps trying to connect to the web. Could it be something to do with Sky news alerts?

  Diodorus Siculus 20:40 08 Dec 2005

skinkers desktop notifications - the only desktop channel to deliver breaking news, notifications and content
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Sky news it is then!

  i've no idea 20:43 08 Dec 2005

Thanks for help.

Nothing to worry about then (apart from news from sky lately!)

  Fred Heartsun 20:44 08 Dec 2005

try this.
click here

  i've no idea 20:52 08 Dec 2005

Thanks. Turned out to be sky sports alert I had been messing with then disallowed in zone alarm cos I didn't know what it was!!

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