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Windows 7: Fully updated install, MSE, Ask Toolbar was installed, security risk?

26 Jan 2013   #11
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

I don't think their will ever be enough donations to fill the belly of greed.


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26 Jan 2013   #12
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Layback Bear View Post
I don't think their will ever be enough donations to fill the belly of greed.
10-4 to that good buddy!
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26 Jan 2013   #13
Jacee
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit SP1
 
 

The Ask/toolbar search is called "foistware" ...
Updated: Ed Bott Crowns Java the New "Foistware" King
Unwanted Software Being Pushed Onto PCs

This one is old, but it shows most 'bundled' foistware Installers Hall of Shame (Unwanted add-on) - Calendar Of Updates
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26 Jan 2013   #14
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
 
 

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 Fully updated install, MSE, Ask Toolbar was installed, security risk?




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