Generic Security Alert for mismatched web certificate at boot up

By treeski
Sep 8, 2008
  1. Hey all,
    From just this morning I started getting this annoying window each time I boot up my computer. I can't remember having done anything that would have caused this. Anyone know how I can stop it or figure out why it's happening?

  2. rf6647

    rf6647 TS Maniac Posts: 829

    Investigate your network places. Investigate events logs. Investigate startup programs. HiJackThis (HJT) is an excellent tool for this.

    There are plenty of fake alerts. I would have expected your description to have implicated a browser. If your AV and/or FW protection is current, there is a small risk to inspecting the certificate to further analyze the source.
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