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If you can connect to the internet but are having a problem accessing certain security sites,such as those for downloading software and help, etc., you may have a Hijacker that has manipulated your HOSTS file.

To correct this situation, download this free tool called HostsXpert:

Unzip the HostsXpert file and doubleclick on HostsXpert.exe

    • Press 'Restore Original Hosts' and press 'OK'
    • Exit Program.

    Note: If you were using a custom Hosts file you will need to replace any of those entries yourself. If you do not know what a HOSTS file is, you are most likely not using a custom one. If you are on a company computer, check with your system administrator first.

    For more information on HOSTS file hijacking, see here:
    »Security »How do I recover from Hosts file hijacking?

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