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By mp112849 ·
Machine: NT 4.0 Server SP5
Network Components: NIC and Netgear Gateway Router RT311

Recently had high speed cable modem service installed.

After 2 weeks started seeing 2 W: drives in my Windows explorer. Pressing F5 (refresh) in explorer would clear the "W:" drives

First time I discovered this, opened Outlook Express and noticed that my whole "Contacts" list had disappeared.

Anyone have any ideas what's going on?

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by amieveryours In reply to Security Breach

What you describe seem to me some hacker is connectiong to your server using virtual drive. Thats why you see the W drive. Its kinda of a thin client for the hacker but without your permission. And about the outlook, the hacker seem to leave you a virus as a way of saying thank you for letting him use your machine to test out his new hacking technique.

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by mp112849 In reply to Security Breach

Looking for a way to prevent intrusion, if that's what it really is.

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