homepage changes by itself

  pappyduff 23:20 10 Apr 2004
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My homepage was originally set to the BBCi site but for some reason it now changes to click here every time i connect to the internet. If i change it back to the BBCi site using properties, the next time i log on its back to 123found. How can i stop this happening?

  hugh-265156 23:35 10 Apr 2004

sounds like you have been hijacked.

try downloading adaware,spybot,spywareblaster

click here click here click here

install and update spybot and adaware then run a scan with both and remove anything they find.

install spyware blaster,update it and click enable all protection.

change your home page back again.

  pappyduff 00:41 11 Apr 2004

tried adaware and spybot cannot get anything on the link for spyblaster though. Also keep getting a prog called 1on1 (porn!) which keeps installing itself. Thanx for help anyway huggyg

  hugh-265156 00:46 11 Apr 2004

are adaware and spybot up to date?

the spywareblaster link works fine for me.

  hugh-265156 00:56 11 Apr 2004

click here click here (im guessing most up to date avs should detect it also)

turn off system restore and update everything and scan,remove anything you find,re enable system restore.maybe.

also try hijack this click here

all i can think of sorry.

  pappyduff 01:43 11 Apr 2004

Seems to have got it licked, Although i must admit completely forgot about trying to turn off sys restore first (pillok)Cheers for all the help huggy.

  Dave Bowman 01:44 11 Apr 2004

Try downloading the latest version of CWShredder from here,

click here

Should this clear the problem consider installing Startpage Guard

click here

and SpyWareBlaster to stop any future 'flyby' infections.

Hope this is of some use.

  pappyduff 23:51 11 Apr 2004

Cheers to everyone homepage prob solved.

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