Conduit ‘scam’

    If your computer displays this Conduit search, be careful..IMG_20140606_104122

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downloading their partners ‘free software’ may put a wrapper that will prevent desktop GUI  loading and return a payment screen to resolve the issue.

Customer paid the £31.08 and, of course problems not fixed.

Sent them away with details of how to envoke a fraud case with their bank.

System restore, Spybot and ccleaner resolved issue in this case..

Driverupdate

DriverUpdate by SlimWare Utilities Inc. is an acrimonious piece of bloatware.

DriverUpdate by SlimWare Utilities Inc. is an acrimonious piece of bloatware, which passed itself as an HP printer-driver updater to install itself on my Windows 7. Now it refuses to be uninstalled. Do not fall for it.