Removal instructions for Memeware

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What is Memeware?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Memeware is a screenlocker. These so-called “screenlockers” try to trick you into paying a ransom for getting back control of your computer.

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/201861-removal-instructions-for-memeware/

Microsoft Security Update Releases Issued: May 25, 2017

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Summary

The following CVEs have been added to May 2017 release.

* CVE-2017-8535
* CVE-2017-8536
* CVE-2017-8537
* CVE-2017-8538
* CVE-2017-8539
* CVE-2017-8540
* CVE-2017-8541
* CVE-2017-8542

Revision Information:

CVE-2017-0223

– CVE-2017-8542 | Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Denial
of Service Vulnerability

– CVE-2017-8541 | Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Remote
Code Execution Vulnerability

– CVE-2017-8540 | Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Remote
Code Execution Vulnerability

– CVE-2017-8539 | Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Denial
of Service Vulnerability

– CVE-2017-8538 | Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Remote
Code Execution Vulnerability

– CVE-2017-8537 | Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Denial
of Service Vulnerability

– CVE-2017-8536 | Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Denial
of Service Vulnerability

– CVE-2017-8535 | Microsoft Malware Protection Engine Denial
of Service Vulnerability

– »portal.msrc.microsoft.co ··· guidance
– Version: 1.0
– Reason for Revision: Microsoft is releasing this out-of-band CVE
information to announce that a security update is available for
the Microsoft Malware Protection Engine. Microsoft recommends
that customers verify that the update is installed, and if
necessary, take steps to install the update. For more information
see the FAQ section
– Originally posted: May 25, 2017
– Aggregate CVE Severity Rating: Critical
– Version: 1.0

Removal instructions for ServerTest

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What is ServerTest?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that ServerTest is adware. These adware applications display advertisements not originating from the sites you are browsing.

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/201710-removal-instructions-for-servertest/

Spybot Search & Destroy Weekly Update – May 24, 2017

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2017-05-24
Adware
+ Ad.GrabRez + Ad.Linkular + Win32.InCore
PUPS
+ PU.Jawego.PCCleaner ++ PU.Mindspark.GetCouponsFast ++ PU.Polarity.YourTelevisionNow ++ PU.RegProCleaner ++ PU.TSULoader ++ PU.UpdateStarRepair
Trojans
++ Win32.Agent.bzrb + Win32.Bifrost ++ Win32.Downloader.jsyk + Win32.OnLineGames.gen + Win32.Ramnit ++ Win32.Runonce.mus
Total: 2629435 fingerprints in 840468 rules for 7880 products.»www.safer-networking.org ··· updates/

Removal instructions for SavingsCool

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What is SavingsCool?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that SavingsCool is adware. These adware applications display advertisements not originating from the sites you are browsing.

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/201599-removal-instructions-for-savingscool/

CCleaner v5.30.6065 Released May 23, 2017

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Release Notes

v5.30.6065 (23 May 2017)

– Improved Edge Cookie cleaning
– Updated Internet Explorer 10 and 11 History cleaning
– Updated Thunderbird 52 History cleaning
– Updated Windows Explorer MRU Cache cleaning
– Improved SSD detection algorithm
– Optimized Update Checking process
– Minor GUI improvements
– Minor bug fixes

https://www.piriform.com/ccleaner/release-notes

Removal instructions for GetMaps

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What is GetMaps?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that GetMaps is a browser hijacker. These so-called “hijackers” manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice.

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/201534-removal-instructions-for-getmaps/

Removal instructions for DriverDr

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What is DriverDr?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that DriverDr is a “system optimizer”. These so-called “system optimizers” use intentional false positives to convince users that their systems have problems. Then they try to sell you their software, claiming it will remove these problems.

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/201462-removal-instructions-for-driverdr/

Microsoft Security Update Releases Issued: May 19, 2017

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Summary

The following CVE has undergone a major revision increment.

* CVE-2017-0223

Revision Information:

CVE-2017-0223

– Title: CVE-2017-0223 | Microsoft Edge Elevation of Privilege
Vulnerability
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-us/security-guidance
– Reason for Revision: This CVE was addressed by KB4016871, but was
inadvertently omitted from the May 2017 Security Updates. This is
an informational change only.
– Originally posted: May 19, 2017
– Updated: May 19, 2017
– CVE Severity Rating: Important
– Version: 1.0

Firefox 53.0.3 Released May 19, 2017

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Version 53.0.3, first offered to Release channel users on May 19, 2017

Fixed

  • FIx hangs when using a proxy with NTLM authentication (bug 1360574)
  • Fix excessive resource usage from the captive portal detection service (bug 1359697)

Changed

  • Bump preloaded security information expiration times (bug 1364240)

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/53.0.3/releasenotes/


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