spyware ?

  woofwoofbark 10:36 22 Oct 2005
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for a while my computer has been hanging on shut down ..Saving Your Settings and Windows Is Shutting Down .... I have ran spybot/adaware and my avast antivirus plus some online scanners but they havnt found anything , I have just tried BullitProofSpyware and it found 5 , I have to pay to clean them , but is there a way to delete them manually , they are as follows

Spyware Type.......... Spyware Item ....... Spyware Details
Spy registry Value ..................................Search Assistant

and

Spyware Type.......... Spyware Item ....... Spyware Details
Spy Cookie ................ com .......... C:\Documents and settings\Geo\Cookies\[email protected]xt

3 spy registry keys .....

Hijacker.CoolWebSearch
2 Possible Browser Hijack attempt ......

all in -----> Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Internet Settings\ZoneMap\Domains

the 3 are in the registry above with the file name as follows

xxxtoolbar.com

pluginaccess.com

coolwwwsearch.com


i hope this makes sence to you and that you can help

any advice would be much appreciated

cheers

geo

  VoG II 10:42 22 Oct 2005

Run CWShredder click here and Antispyware click here

  VoG II 10:45 22 Oct 2005

Oh, and get rid of BPS click here

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