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« on: November 02, 2003, 09:19:47 PM »

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Some friends of mine (in their 70,s) are being bombarded daily with popups for p*rn sites. She has to close 300 to 400 windows each morning plus countless waves during the day. They use Win Xp & Norton av definitions are up to date. Scans show no viruses. I sure would appreciate any info that would help me get rid of this problem for them.    Thanks  Gord Price
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« Reply #1 on: November 03, 2003, 02:27:52 AM »

Hi,

She has spyware! Sad Get her to install a spyware remover like Ad-Aware (free download)
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« Reply #2 on: November 22, 2003, 05:38:17 PM »

it is a virus Istbar that is causing it. I had it.you can delete it from add/remove programs and see if that helps
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« Reply #3 on: November 26, 2003, 08:44:05 PM »

Hi gordprice,

Can you reply to your thread with the status of this problem?
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