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medicfod

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#1 12 years ago

Well everytime I run Spybot S&D It scans like 10 % then it just out of nowhere stops responding. Do you guys know anything that would cause this to happen?

It seems to stop when it gets to a file called "WebDialer"




marvinmatthew

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#2 12 years ago

WebDialer may be (trying to) shut off Spybot.

A lot of really nasty malware/spyware will try to render the program trying to shut them down, useless. It appears WebDialer is pretty nasty, look here.

You might want to grabs anoter Anti-spyware program, like AdAware.