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vicount security threat
Member 20th Feb, 2010 11:22
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good morning hope I have the correct forum.
problem is scan shows a security threat as ''microsoft windows xp home edition'' but there is not an update for this program.
can anyone please advise

thedillpickl RE: security threat
Contributor 22nd Feb, 2010 06:49
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Hi Vicount;

Is XP showing in "Insecure" tab? Have you done MS Update yet? Did you restart your computer after the update (whether or not it tells you to)? Did you then do a new compleate scan in PSI?

Let me know if this helps or you need more.


regards;

Fred

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vicount RE: security threat
Member 22nd Feb, 2010 11:58
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Good morning,I looked in MS update nothing there this morning I ran
the scan again now its showing 100%.
I will let you know if it starts again,thanks for your reply
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thedillpickl RE: security threat
Contributor 22nd Feb, 2010 14:46
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Hi Vicount;

Sometimes PSI seems to 'hang' until a restart. Also MS Updates may have just (automatically, if you have it set that way) updated XP, although I doubt it as last update is about a week old.

Happy to hear 100%


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