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re: Question: Need Suggestions
From: Dave Alanis <SDALAN04 () smumn edu>
Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2006 19:05:01 -0500
On Monday, April 17, 2006 6:09 PM, y0himba wrote:
Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2006 19:09:38 -0400
To: <full-disclosure () lists grok org uk>
Subject: [Full-disclosure] Question: Need Suggestions
I lurk on this list not posting much and watching, learning from those of
you who do. I am in need of s suggestion.
I run WinXP SP2. I am a sounds freak, so I have my system configured to
play a small sound when a program opens, and another when it closes. Over
the past week, I have noticed something starting and ending almost
instantaneously when I start certain programs, for instance, Skype.
Normally, I can use Dtaskmanager, Autoruns, and a few other process managers
to watch and figure out what is running, but whatever this process is
happens so fast I cannot catch it.
What I would like to find is some type of Windows software that will log
processes starting and ending to a text file so I can review it and figure
out what exactly is going on.
I have run multiple online virus and spyware scans, multiple local virus and
spyware scans, I have run rootkit revealer, HiJack this, and a few others.
They find nothing, so it is probably innocuous, but it is making me nuts
trying to figure out what ended up on this system. I am very obsessive
about keeping it clean and organized, and running great.
Any serious help is welcome. I can do without the "run Linux" and Windows
Thanks for any and all constructive replies.
I have used hijackthis for a few Windows machines looking for suspicious threads. However, I dont have much experience
with it, I've heard it works prety good!
Am sure you can get it here
Let me know if this is what you were looking for?
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