Key Logger

  bertiecharlie 10:53 14 Mar 2004
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My Key Logging programme says the "listed modules are monitoring your keyboard." The file is shown as idleproc.dll. There is a yellow warning symbol but it also states "no known pests". The file path is shown as "programme files AOL 8a." Should I delete this file, quarantine it, or mark it as safe or unsafe?

This is the first time I have run the key logging programme and, hopefully, this is just part of the AOL set up and nothing to worry about.

  velodrome 11:07 14 Mar 2004

Go here for a free scan. The programme has a good scan for keeloggers - click here

  bertiecharlie 11:24 14 Mar 2004

Thanks, but the programme I'm using is called Pest Patrol and I'm a bit worried about scanning with another programme when the "problem" has already been identified.

  bertiecharlie 11:57 14 Mar 2004

Just checked on your free scan recommendation and it is from Pest Patrol so back to square one.

  anon1 12:12 14 Mar 2004

It's the idle process within aol and it is merely waiting for you to type something.

  bertiecharlie 12:19 14 Mar 2004

Thank you annon1, and thank you velodrome for your advice also.

  velodrome 13:49 14 Mar 2004

Don't worry about scanning with another programme, like most people on this forum I also use Adaware and Spybot S&D

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