Internet username/connection setting changes

By sidni
Apr 21, 2008
  1. after about an hour on line my broadband connection disconnects.connection window pops up with username - internet access - and a saved password.a new(0848) dial up number is also called up if i revert to my corrrect username hits on spybot adaware macafee hijackthis.system restore only way back to correct setting then it all starts appreciated.
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,160   +599

    attach the HijackThis log; clearly you have a trojan dialer infection -- quite common
    for dial-up users.

    you might install Spywareblaster to avoid some ActiveX infections and
    Spybot Search and Destory which is good at finding dial-up infections.
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