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Is GLB1B.TMP a virus or problem file?

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XP Pro  there is a file GLB1B.TMP on my computer, is this file a threat?
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Question by:GAksland
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by:rulirahmadi
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Actually a .TMP file stands for a temporary file.
Where is the location of the file?

Have you tried to scan that file?
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kane77573 earned 250 total points
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Read this
Source: http://fileinfo.prevx.com/QQ3f7219204403-GLB1182093/GLB1B.TMP.html
DEFINITION OF: GLB1B.TMP
Safety Rating: Known Malware, do not run
Malware Family: Part of Malware group - w32 Adware NewDotNet
Malware Form: EXPLOIT
Protection: Prevx1 is a very powerful PC security product, it will protect, disinfect, cleanup and remove GLB1B.TMP and safeguard your PC against viruses, trojans, worms, spyware, rootkits and adware
New Users: You can download the full Prevx1 product and use it to cleanup and remove GLB1B.TMP and other infections free of charge, then leave it to monitor your PC for other infections
First seen: Jul 27 2005 (GMT)
Last seen: Jul 27 2005 (GMT)
File Size: 71,680 bytes
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by:johnb6767
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Jotti's malware scan 2.99-TRANSITION_TO_3.00-R1
http://virusscan.jotti.org/

Just in case you would like to upload that exact file to get a  good scan......
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by:kane77573
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Nice link john
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by:johnb6767
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TY. Found it here, and added it immediately. Was probably courtesy of rpggamergirl, if I had to guess.....
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