Author Topic: .com/files/vpn_ssid_notif.txt every second.  (Read 3188 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

keneneylin

  • Guest
.com/files/vpn_ssid_notif.txt every second.
« on: August 17, 2012, 04:26:53 AM »
Avast: Free, up-to-date everything.
Active shields: Web, File System, Behaviour & Script

Shortly after having used a VPN and then disconnected, I noticed residual net traffic & CPU usage.

Wireshark revealed that AvastSvc was polling (successfully) http://files.avast.com/files/vpn_ssid_notif.txt once a second.

A reboot was required to stop it.