Downloaded FrostWire and it came with Limewire

By xanimefanx
May 25, 2007
  1. I downloaded FrostWire from frostwires website and i loaded it up and it came with a Limewire file so it asked me to update frost wire and it installs Limewire for some reason then i had FrostWire and Limewire and both works fine no virus detected... what i cant figure out though is why it came with frost wire when i never had it in stalled or had downloaded limewire

    attached is a hijack this log
  2. Mekaonija

    Mekaonija TS Enthusiast Posts: 114

    I think that it happens to everyone who downloads it, not sure why.
  3. momok

    momok TS Rookie Posts: 2,265


    Your HijackThis log is clean.

    With regards to frostwire, it is an open-source peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing program. It uses the Gnutella network and is heavily based on the better-known LimeWire program.

    This would explain the installation of Limewire.

    Your friendly Momok =)

    This thread is for the use of xanimefanx only. Please don't post your own virus/spyware problems in this thread. Instead, open a new thread in our security and the web forum.
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