MSN Messenger trying to send messages by itself

By MW1307
Dec 17, 2009
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  1. My daughter's computer has started trying to send messages to her MSN friends - independant of her actions.
    I have run an AVG (free)scan and a Windows defender scan - with nothing detected.
    I have done some searches and found that I should run HJT to get more info and post it here. I attach a hijackthis log collected in normal operating mode.

    I have looked at it but don't know enough to pick out the offender(s).

    Can anyone help?
    Best regards
    Martin
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 20,673   +152

    This is fairly common...
    Do you know queensworld.org?

    From Major Geeks:
    Instructions
  3. MW1307

    MW1307 Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    Excellent fix, it has cleaned up even more on the laptop and proven that i had previously fixed it i think (the files to kill were not foiund).
    I think either SuperantiSpyware or MalwareBytes sorted me out.
    All good stuff added to the armory though.

    thankyou very much for your help.

    MW
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 20,673   +152

    Good work MW, Happy Holidays!
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