Slow Internet and possible invasion??

By notverysavvy
Nov 17, 2007
  1. We're having trouble with our wireless internet and our main PC. I have two (at least) goofy items on my desktop (Online Security Guide and Security Troubleshooting). Also there seems to be a lot of "stuff" running all the time on both our PC and Laptop. I'm worried about security (we use Webroot anti spyware & antivirus) and about the security of our wireless internet. It has been secured with a password to enter for the last year...but it wasn't for about a year when we hooked everything up. Any ideas?
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 11,123   +982

    hopefully you have some encrypted connections, like WEP and/or WAP.

    also, with two systems, you likely have
    modem-->router-->(2) wireless connections.
  3. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Go and read this thread HERE and post a HJT log as an attachment into this thread.

    Regards Howard :)
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