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What is this

by domenicofavotto / March 12, 2008 5:33 PM PDT

Spybot Search and Destroy asked me if i want to allow or deny a bho from being installed.

the BOH was {ADD57508-1A52-4FAA-A7B3-A3ADE8FAEFEC}

what is this BHO

is it a virus or what.
thank you

i am using windows vista home premium

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by mopscare42 / March 12, 2008 11:40 PM PDT
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That is a " Browser Helper Object"
If you google that it should tell you all about it.
No, it is not a good idea to let it be installed.

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ok i will deny it
by domenicofavotto / March 13, 2008 6:22 PM PDT
In reply to: BHO

i denied it

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That one is actually OK...
by John.Wilkinson / March 14, 2008 3:52 AM PDT
In reply to: What is this

In most cases that one is simply part of the Google Updater, included with the Google toolbar.


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by cmnt / March 16, 2008 11:43 AM PDT
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its bits of parts of those explorer toolbars.

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