Help.. am I infected??

  Steve M 18:36 20 Sep 2004
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I fell victim to the dreaded 'about:blank'which took over my IE homepage and wouldn't let me get back to Google ... I now scan my HDD regularly with Spybot,Ad-aware and a-squared and each time Spybot reports the presence of 'DSO Exploit' .. I am then given the option to destroy, which I take, but the blighter is back when I next boot my machine ...has my BIOS or registry been infected?? if so how can I restore/repair??

  Steve M 18:37 20 Sep 2004

PS to my question .... haven't seen about:blank since

  VoG II 18:38 20 Sep 2004

It is a bug in Spybot, don't worry.

  stalion 18:41 20 Sep 2004

latest version of spybot has corrected the dso bug

hello VoG™ how are you?

  VoG II 18:45 20 Sep 2004

Evening stalion :o)

Steve M - In Spybot, Mode/Advanced Mode. Click on Settings, then on Settings again. Tick Display available Beta versions. This will get you the latest version with the bug fixed.

  Steve M 21:28 20 Sep 2004

Hmmm ....downloaded the latest version, ran it ..BANG !! DSO Exploit large as life ....not too bothered at least I know it's not a problem with my machine ... or do I need to re-boot then run Spybot??

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