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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 etc.no hits on spybot adaware macafee hijackthis.system restore only way back to correct setting then it all starts again.help appreciated.
     
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 13,517   +336

    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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