Are these false positives?

  hiwatt 23:56 14 Jul 2008

Hi folks,I done a scan with malware bytes and it found 2 files called mywebsearch toolbar.No other programs picked these up,it quarintined them then I deleted them.I then done another scan and it found a further 2 files called rouge spyware destructer.Is ther a chance these are false positives?Has anyone else had these?Thanks.

  ambra4 02:15 15 Jul 2008

“Are these false positives”

No they are all malware/spyware program

You can remove the My web search tool bar and many other malware by using this tool


click here

You should also install Spyware Blaster and keep it updated

click here

  hiwatt 09:15 15 Jul 2008

That's the thing.I have spywareblaster fully updated.spyware terminator for realtime as well as my anti virus and all my on demand scanners.Nothing else picked it up.It's also funny that it found 2 then when they were deleted found another different 2?Thanks.

  hiwatt 09:21 15 Jul 2008

I downloaded th toolbarcrop and all it listed were microsoft releted(office)and my firewall/anti spyware stuff.Thanks.

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