First of all. Bootsafe doesn't work. Choosing safe reboot ends in a normal boot of Vista. Second. Holding down F8 while booting brings
Vista into safe mode, but the problem mentioned remains. A spyware program is detected, the program runs until it enters the prefetch
folder and then turns into non-responding mode. If next is pushed right after the spyware program is detected, it turns into non-responding
I've scanned the disk folder by folder (tedious), isolated the problem and removed the spyware downloader (Gen/A). I also noticed that
I'm left only three restore points (all stemming from last night). This of course does not have to be related, but could be. I'm now rerunning
SAS to see if it also freezes with the threat removed. After all, it might be just a bug in SAS.