[thelist] Hijacked start page

David Dorward evolt at david.us-lot.org
Mon Dec 15 08:01:12 CST 2003

On 15 Dec 2003, at 11:46, <john at johnallsopp.co.uk> wrote:
> A friend told me his startup page (IE, W98) has been changed, and 
> changing
> it back doesn't fix the problem.
> He thinks it might have been a car site that changed it, and the site 
> is
> now some portal.
> What's the first step in fixing/diagnosing this?

Running virus scanners, malware removers, installing all the latest 
security updates, and (ideally) switching to a better web browser.

David Dorward

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