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« on: July 02, 2005, 11:02:30 AM »

PLEASE SUPPLY RELEVANT INFORMATION:
Operating System Version:Windows XP
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Error Messages:epswad4.exe is trying to access the internet.



Epswad4.exe.

I ran msconfig last night and found this file unchecked, so at some point I
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« Reply #1 on: July 02, 2005, 01:56:27 PM »

It most definately seems to be some sort of adware.
Not much on Goggle about it though

http://www.cyberdefender.com/risk/html/20050618120600.log.html

http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/venc/data/adware.adpopup.html

It is best to leave it disabled, but try to find the file on your system and rid of it
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« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2005, 12:29:14 AM »

Thanks for the feedback Geekgirl, must appreciated.

This file epswad4.exe seems to be a new one doing the rounds and is indeed Adware.
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« Reply #3 on: July 03, 2005, 05:11:17 AM »

Just goes to show, you need multiple programs to beat these nasty infections now a days
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