What is winservn???


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Old 10-19-03, 06:15 PM
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Unhappy What is winservn???

I get this response and pop-ups also. Please help, what is it???
 
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Old 10-19-03, 09:08 PM
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It is spyware/adware probably from something called purity scan, which is supposed to check for pornography on the computer. it is here:
http://www.purityscan.com/ps/aboutus.html

Go here to see some info:
http://www.washingtonpost.com/ac2/wp...&notFound=true

Here to see info about removal:
http://www.psychicfred.com/clickspring.htm#From: Mark

Also, be sure to run ad aware :
http://www.lavasoftusa.com/support/download/
or spybot :http://www.safer-networking.org/inde...=en&page=start
. they are free downloads.
 
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Old 10-19-03, 09:08 PM
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This page will tell you about this bit of spyware:

http://www.cexx.org/winservs.htm

and how to remove it.

Hope this helps.
 
 

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