SmitFraudFix program?

By BulletMagnet UK
Sep 23, 2008
  1. Hi, just a quick question regarding the tool "SmitFraudFix".

    Does anyone know if this program is

    a) safe to download and run (generally free of harmfull viruses and such)
    b) effective (will it do the job of getting rid of a virus I have?)

    The virus I have is "js/downloader.agent".

    Thanks for any information anyone can give me.
  2. swilllx2p

    swilllx2p TS Rookie Posts: 127

    SmitFraudFix should work out just fine...if it were me i'd use this instead however.
  3. swilllx2p

    swilllx2p TS Rookie Posts: 127

    once i hit 5 posts i'll post a proper link ;lol 8D
  4. swilllx2p

    swilllx2p TS Rookie Posts: 127

  5. BulletMagnet UK

    BulletMagnet UK TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thank you. I will have a look over your alternative and use whichever seems most suitable. Most likely the one you have advised as the SmitFraudFix one was just something I found through google.

    Thanks again for taking the time to offer your advise.
  6. SpiritWind

    SpiritWind TS Rookie Posts: 164

  7. Bobbye

    Bobbye Helper on the Fringe Posts: 16,335   +36

    ""js/downloader.agent". You don't have a SmitFraud infection. AVG find this one frequently:

    Try this: Control Panel> Java> click on Temporary internet files> Settings> delete the cache.

    Scan with AVG again and it should be clean. If you are concerned and this is all you had, run HijackThis and we'll check it.
  8. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,000   +15

    read the FAQs in the security forum.
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