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Windows 7: Sponsored search results lead to malware

09 Oct 2009   #1
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 
Sponsored search results lead to malware

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09 Oct 2009   #2
Night Hawk

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, XP Mode, W8.1 Preview VM - 7 Pro x64 second remote tower
 
 

Nothing new here without even seeing that one! Mainly you run into too much adware most of all. Whenever you add on a new program that wants to install a new IE toolbar that will often want to change your default search provider as well as your home page! Slippery tricks for the guilable there! GGrrrr....
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