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"Spyware" re-installing itself?!?

Old 02-10-04, 09:10 PM
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"Spyware" re-installing itself?!?

Today I was sent this link via AIM by someone on my buddy list, and after opening it, this program Buddylinks was installed. I realized the same message I got was sent to people on my buddy list. I noticed there was a new program callled Buddylinks.net, so I deleted it. An hour later, the program was re-installed, so I deleted it again and ran Ad-Aware. There was a registry file for it, so I deleted that, thinking it was over. Now I just realized the program is back again. Any ideas on how to permanantely delete it? Thanks.
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Old 02-10-04, 10:52 PM
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Try spybot. I've seen instances where one of the 2 would remove a program better than the other.
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Old 02-11-04, 05:39 AM
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As posted before, use Spy-bot and use the immunize feature; that should stop it reinstalling itself.
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