Adaware 6 - Please read urgent help needed...

  Gaz 25 01:41 17 Feb 03

I know there is a peice of bad Spyware called xzoomy (FreeScratchandWin), I have fully updated Adaware, Spybot S&D, Spyware Blaster and Flamewall SpyRemover.

None of them detect it, even though in their search includes it does say it finds xzoomy.

During the scan by Adaware it waits a little on file in the Internet Explorer area and I ma not sure if it is in the registry or hidden amongst all the files on my C: Drive.

See a screenshot now click here of Adaware waiting on it.

Please help?


  Gaz 25 01:46 17 Feb 03

It has not changed my Homepage or anything and nothing detects it, anyone else have this file show up in Adware?

  Lozzy 01:48 17 Feb 03

I shouldn't worry about it

  lacker 01:48 17 Feb 03

Have you tried 'xzoomy' under 'search'maybe you can delete all the files from there.

  Gaz 25 01:51 17 Feb 03

Tried searching the registry and the whole computer including hidden files. I don't know why it shows up. Does it show up on anmyone elses?

  lacker 01:57 17 Feb 03

I have just run my Adaware,and it does show up briefly,if you hadn't mentioned it I would not have noticed.I shall take Lozzy's advice and not worry about it!

Regards Tony

  Gaz 25 02:01 17 Feb 03


I will not worry no more.

Only thibg is if they put a stop to spyware and Hijackers and BHO's we wouldnt have to worry.


Thanks to you both who replied.

  Gaz 25 02:03 17 Feb 03

Sorry, I am taking the screenshot off my webserver. If anyone who wants a look at it please mail me and I will put it back on.

  jazzypop 04:01 17 Feb 03

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