One registry key deleted

By pkb125
Jan 5, 2010
  1. Hi,
    the followoing registry key was infected.
    "HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Ext\Stats\{1d4db7d2-6ec9-47a3-bd87-1e41684e07bb} (Adware.MyWebSearch)"

    so I deleted that. Now how to get this key.
    Can Anybody response this question.

  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

    You don't have to get the key back. It was a sign of a malware infection
  3. ComputerGuy55

    ComputerGuy55 TS Maniac Posts: 380   +8

    Yeah it's a bad program. If MyWebSearch or anything like that is still on your computer just uninstall it.. It's bad software. Spys on your computer, tracks where you go and what you do.
  4. Archean

    Archean TechSpot Paladin Posts: 5,690   +96

    Better still use a combination of antispyware / av / and firewall to protect yourself online
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