View Full Version : Messaging popups?

11-07-2003, 03:24 PM
Hi F1
My computer has suddenly started getting messaging popups with spam in them when I connect to the internet
I have turned off the messaging service to stop them
Does anyone know if this is a viros/trojan?

11-07-2003, 03:35 PM
So you're getting pop-ups from the messaging service even though you've disabled that service?

11-07-2003, 03:37 PM
Turn off Netbios on your internet connection. Your should only need TCPIP.

You also turned of Messenger Service
Turn off other services too !
see: http://www.blkviper.com/WIN2K/Files/2000Services.zip

Also install a firewall.

11-07-2003, 03:47 PM
Also see: http://www.blkviper.com/AskBV/tech8.htm