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DNS Changer

by beachangel1 / May 18, 2012 9:53 PM PDT

I just saw the post about possibly losing your internet connection on July 9th. I went to the website and it does not have a way for you to check your computer if you are using Windows Vista. Does anyone know if there is a way to check if you have Windows Vista? I can't find anything online. I am sure there are others who use Vista like me and would like to know what to do.

Thanks for the help.

Have a great weekend!

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I don't think
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / May 18, 2012 10:03 PM PDT
In reply to: DNS Changer

that this malware is OS specific.

Have you tried the simple browser test page here? http://www.dns-ok.us/

If you see a green background your computer is fine.

Mark

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That Worked
by beachangel1 / May 19, 2012 2:52 AM PDT
In reply to: I don't think

I didn't know what you meant by background being green. Nice suprise to click the link you provided and it showed a green background. I feel better knowing I'm not infected. Happy

Thanks again,
Renee

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Glad you're OK
by MarkFlax Forum moderator / May 19, 2012 8:09 PM PDT
In reply to: That Worked

It's a nice easy test.

Mark

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DNS Changer Virus
by lorenajack / November 20, 2012 4:03 AM PST
In reply to: I don't think

I went to http://www.dns-ok.us/, but when I once again (from C:) typed "ipconfig /all" the rogue DNS
was still listed ! Now what? How do I get rid of it?

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