Trojan Dialler

  seventiesdolly 18:46 11 Dec 05

Running win xp home
NIS 2005
zone alarm
microsoft antispyware
ad aware
spyware blaster

Aol just alerted me to a trojan dialler detected on my pc, which it classed as a security threat, and gave me the option to block it which I did. Afterwards, aol disconnected and would not redial. However, after re booting my pc, all seems well...should I be unduly worried, and how come only aol picked up on this when I have all the above spyware running?

  stalion 18:49 11 Dec 05

have you actually run a2?

  seventiesdolly 18:51 11 Dec 05


  stalion 18:56 11 Dec 05

if your computer is booting and running ok then don't worry aol blocked the trojan at source before anything else had chance to detect it

  seventiesdolly 18:57 11 Dec 05

Thanks for putting my mind at rest. :-)

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