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I was doing my Adw scan this morning and it detected this file path HKLM\System\CurrentControlset\Services\DsSvc as being an adware.elex and I was wondering if this was a false positive like what happened a year ago or if somehow my DsSvc was replaced by actual adware

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Got the exact same thing today. It found the DsSvc service as being infected by adware.elex and quarantined the registry upon cleaning. Seeing how I didn't install anything in more than 2 weeks and my browser is about as secure as it can get, it might be a false positive..

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