Possible Dialler/Hijacker on Laptop

  Press Man 18:49 24 Nov 2004
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Hi Guys,

On my sons laptop an invisible icon appears in the system tray? When the mouse curser is pointed at it, it says "Instant Access". When I looked in msconfig / startup, its there and reads as follows: "rundll32.exe p2esocks_1026.dll, Instant Access". I believe this is some kind of dialler. I have run spy-bot & ad-aware but it has not been found? Can anybody tell me if this a threat, should it be removed and how?
Thanks in advance of your help

  Kegger 18:55 24 Nov 2004

Hi
try here click here

  Androcles 18:56 24 Nov 2004

Have a look at this press man, some help here;-click here
Symantec Security Response - Adware.InstantAccess
Regards.

  spuds 20:12 24 Nov 2004

Download click here and give it a try. Use download button at bottom to obtain free version, otherwise it may be time limited and subscription rated if you press personal by mistake.

  Press Man 00:50 27 Nov 2004

Hi Guys,
Thanks for your help, offender now 'zapped'.

  spuds 11:23 27 Nov 2004

Press Man -- As a point of interest,how was it 'zapped'?.

  Press Man 15:32 27 Nov 2004

spuds,

Followed instuctions for manual removal from Symantec.

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