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Old March 8, 2012, 06:28 PM
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A visitor install cheat engine in my pc, I remove it, should I worry about other surprise this thing may have install? A kid trying to cheat at plant and zombie, canít you believe it?
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Old March 8, 2012, 06:29 PM
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A visitor install cheat engine in my pc, I remove it, should I worry about other surprise this thing may have install? A kid trying to cheat at plant and zombie, canít you believe it?
YOU somehow inadvertently installed or someone in your household.
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Old March 8, 2012, 06:37 PM
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It was a friend of my son.
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Old March 8, 2012, 07:03 PM
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This is why I always lock my screen when I leave my PC unattended for more than 10 seconds. Have you gone through the Add/Remove list in the control panel to see if there are any new programs you didn't have previously?
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Old March 8, 2012, 07:16 PM
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It's my son PC. I run a scan ( MSE ) and malwarebyte, everything look fine
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Old March 8, 2012, 07:23 PM
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Ah ok thought it was your own personal computer. You should be fine just keep an eye on the processes in the task manager and any suspicious network traffic.
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Old March 8, 2012, 07:24 PM
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It's my son PC. I run a scan ( MSE ) and malwarebyte, everything look fine
Grab ComboFix and see what it comes up with
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Old March 8, 2012, 07:44 PM
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Cheat Engine is not malware so you are fine. As for the kid I would have a small talk with him and then lock your pc.
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I would worry about that becasue some Key loggers will only activate at certain times to avoid detection.
So what was this cheat engine fore?
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Old March 8, 2012, 08:02 PM
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So what was this cheat engine fore?
I don't know, I'm not the type to play Plants vs Zombies. He ask my Skyrim last month and he play only 1 hour with it.
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