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Spyware February 27, 2006 11:15 am

Posted by Doug McCaughan in : Software, Technology
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For those trying to figure out if loadadv64 (probably in c:\windows\system32\loadadv64 is bad or not, it is bad. Delete it and the associated registry keys. See also and also.

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1. Kris - February 27, 2006

I just had this come up in a virus scan today. I rescanned after rebooting and it wasn’t there, so :whew:. Glad that’s over with.

What the heck is it and where the heck did it come from anyway?

2. djuggler - February 28, 2006

I’m not sure what it belongs to. It is definitely a cause of popups. It was persistent and difficult to make go away on the system I was cleaning. The system I was working on was riddled with nasties. The information on loadadv64 seemed very limited or I was way over tired and making poor searches.