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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-13-2008, 09:25 PM Thread Starter
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Question im getting pop-ups all the sudden

my computer has been doing fine for a long time,no bugs,no pop ups etc etc.
today the family goes to have pics done and we type in the website to retrieve the pics,we have been getting pop ups every sense.
i have had the same settings for a while and now this crap.
any suggestions?
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-13-2008, 09:31 PM Thread Starter
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i also keep getting a pop up that says free anti virus 360.
what the hell????
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-13-2008, 09:53 PM
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You have spyware. I would recommend downloading and running both Spybot Search and Destroy and Adaware. Both are free.

Spybot: www.safer-networking.org/en/download/
Ad-Aware: http://www.lavasoft.com/products/ad_aware_free.php
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bleepingcomputer.com says to use Malware Bytes to get rid of it

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/malw...-antivirus-360

http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php

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Stay off the porn sites.

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post #6 of 7 (permalink) Old 12-14-2008, 09:30 AM Thread Starter
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Quote:
Originally Posted by fordracing19
Stay off the porn sites.
lmao!!!
my girlfriend just told me that when the pop up had blocked, she ignored!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
to do what ever
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bleepingcomputer.com says to use Malware Bytes to get rid of it

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/malw...-antivirus-360

http://www.malwarebytes.org/mbam.php
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