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What is DSO Exploits


SpyBot Search and Destroy continues to mark "DSO Exploit" as spyware. We tell SpyBot to "fix the selected problems," and then it says "6 problems fixed." However, these six "DSO Exploit" files must immediately be reinstalled because if we run SpyBot again after the fix, it finds the same six "DSO Exploit" problems again and again. What are these "DSO Exploits" and how do we remove them permanently?


This question was answered on May 17, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

You can download & run DSOStop2 from it will take care of that problem.

I think this only affects internet explorer, not mozilla It's not a virus, trojan or anything like that Be sure to keep your version of windows updated .

Go here to read about it.

Good Luck! Hope I was helpful.

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Posted by Ezequiel of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on May 17, 2004