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Hello i just ran ad aware,it detected trojan horse
c:nprotect 00013236.exe.i than ran avg and it also detected trojan horse downloader.generic.usr.virus detected.file 0001 3239.exe,path c:\recycled\.avg deleted the file.i have win98se,ie6.0.what exactly is this and what can i do to stop it from happening again?this is the first time i got any kind of virus.
Thanks for any replies,Edward