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Old 05-19-2004, 11:05 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What are trojans? Are they some sort of spyware or virus? I was wondering because my Mcafee told me there was a trojan and couldn't be deleted. Could someone tell me what it is and how to get rid of them with free software or something. Thanks
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Old 05-19-2004, 11:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Software programs devised by professional hackers to detect activity on PC's allowing the hacker to assume the user's identity.
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Old 05-19-2004, 11:28 PM   #3 (permalink)
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What is the name of the trojan mcafee says it is
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Old 05-19-2004, 11:33 PM   #4 (permalink)
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um it was when i was on the internet
i forgot because i deleted it
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Old 05-19-2004, 11:34 PM   #5 (permalink)
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thanks ill try the spybot once i get a chance
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