Second Thought is adware and its also a hijacker. There isn't any possible
reason why you would ever want to leave this on your system. According to their
terms they can contact their servers to log things like your browsing habits.
They could also install additional junk on your system without your approval!
Welcome to Second Thought! We are your Internet companion to make sure you
have a second opinion when you surf. We pride ourselves in broadening your
knowledge of the web.
Should you wish to uninstall the program at a later date, you may request
the uninstallation program by downloading it from the
Also Known As:
Delete the following keys
your system then:
you click start --> Run and type in msconfig. Then select the startup tab. Any
references to the processes below.
this is only a list of known files/locations. You will want to do a search by
the name of the file to see if they're on your system.
A while back I wrote a guide to
Register/remove DLL or AX
files which you will need if you don't know how to unregister these files.
is in several locations so you'll need to search for them and unregister +
delete them in every location you find.
Processes (may or may not exist):
Program Files\common files\slmss
Program Files\second thought
Clean your Registry:
be back to normal IF this was your only problem. I suggest you post in our HJT
forum since its not likely that this is your only bug.
Read this first