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Re: How did I get it?
On 14-Dec-2002 10:11, Max Bowsher wrote:
And this could indeed be a virus or worm. There is at least one that
Jack Rose <email@example.com> wrote:
Could some tell me how the CYGWIN1.DLL ended up on my computer. It
seems to have just appeared at 3:09am yesterday and I know I wasn't
working at that time.
Could this have been uploaded to my machine for malicious purposes?
If so, what else should I be looking for, besides a better firewall
and virus detector?
Any information would be appreciated...
Well, someone (apparently not you) installed Cygwin, or a program which uses
a cut down Cygwin install to function.
I'd certainly check your PC carefully for viruses, if I were you.
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