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 Security LSPfix - fix your broken internet connection
My wife's cousin called us up one day and mentioned she was having trouble with Trojans on her system. She just couldn't get rid of them. I advised her to download LSPfix and send me a HJT log. She made the repairs to her system that I advised, however she misplaced the LSPfix file and she also lost her internet connection. If she'd had it ready to go she could have been back online in a few minutes. In the end she was ok after she reinstalled her ISP provider's software.

Website - Freeware - requires Winsock 2 (most pc's have it, Win95 may not)

Quote from the website - LSP-Fix is a free utility to repair a specific type of problem associated with certain Internet software. Unfortunately, this type of software is sometimes quietly installed by unrelated software such as file-sharing programs, sneaking onto a system unannounced. In fact, in many cases, the user does not know of its existence until something goes wrong, and he/she can no longer access Web sites. Common offenders include* (NEWDOTNET) and WebHancer*, which are often bundled with file-sharing utilities, DVD player software, and other free downloads. LSP-Fix repairs the Winsock LSP chain by removing the entries left behind when LSP software is removed by hand (or when errors in the software itself break the LSP chain), and removing any gaps in the chain.
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