Removal instructions for MedPvid

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What is MedPvid?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that MedPvid 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. This one also displays advertisements.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?%2Ftopic%2F163951-removal-instructions-for-medpvid%2F

UPDATED: Security Advisory for Adobe Flash Player (APSA15-01)

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A Security Advisory (APSA15-01) has been published regarding a critical vulnerability (CVE-2015-0311) in Adobe Flash Player 16.0.0.287 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh and Linux.  We are aware of reports that this vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild via drive-by-download attacks against systems running Internet Explorer and Firefox on Windows 8 Windows 8.1 and below.

UPDATE (January 24): users who have enabled auto-update for the Flash Player desktop runtime will be receiving version 16.0.0.296 beginning on January 24. This version includes a fix for CVE-2015-0311. Adobe expects to have an update available for manual download during the week of January 26, and we are working with our distribution partners to make the update available in Google Chrome and Internet Explorer 10 and 11.  For more information on updating Flash Player, please refer to this post.  We will continue to provide updates on this issue via the Adobe PSIRT blog.

http://blogs.adobe.com/psirt/?p=1160

Removal instructions for HQ Cinemax

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What is HQ Cinemax?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that HQ Cinemax 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. This one also displays advertisements.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?%2Ftopic%2F163945-removal-instructions-for-hq-cinemax%2F

Removal instructions for Bingtracker

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What is Bingtracker?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Bingtracker 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. This one also displays advertisements.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?%2Ftopic%2F163911-removal-instructions-for-bingtracker%2F

Security Advisory for Adobe Flash Player Release date: January 22, 2015

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Summary

A critical vulnerability (CVE-2015-0311) exists in Adobe Flash Player 16.0.0.287 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh and Linux.  Successful exploitation could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.  We are aware of reports that this vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild via drive-by-download attacks against systems running Internet Explorer and Firefox on Windows 8 and below.

Adobe expects to have a patch available for CVE-2015-0311 during the week of January 26.

http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsa15-01.html

Removal instructions for MPPlayvideoEd2

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What is MPPlayvideoEd2?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that MPPlayvideoEd2 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. This one also displays advertisements.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?%2Ftopic%2F163872-removal-instructions-for-mpplayvideoed2%2F

Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player Release date: January 22, 2015

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Summary

Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player for Windows, Macintosh and Linux.  These updates address a vulnerability that could be used to circumvent memory randomization mitigations on the Windows platform.

Adobe is aware of reports that an exploit for CVE-2015-0310 exists in the wild, which is being used in attacks against older versions of Flash Player.  Additionally, we are investigating reports that a separate exploit for Flash Player 16.0.0.287 and earlier also exists in the wild.  For the latest information, please refer to the PSIRT blog here.

Adobe recommends users update their product installations to the latest versions:

Users of the Adobe Flash Player desktop runtime for Windows and Macintosh should update to Adobe Flash Player 16.0.0.287.
Users of the Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release should update to Adobe Flash Player 13.0.0.262.
Users of Adobe Flash Player for Linux should update to Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.438.
Adobe Flash Player installed with Google Chrome, as well as Internet Explorer on Windows 8.x, will automatically update to version 16.0.0.287.

http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb15-02.html

Microsoft Security Advisory Notification Issued: January 22, 2015

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Security Advisories Updated or Released Today

* Microsoft Security Advisory (2755801)
– Title: Update for Vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in
Internet Explorer
https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/2755801
– Revision Note: V35.0 (January 22, 2015): Added the 3033408
update to the Current Update section.

Removal instructions for TornPlusTV

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What is TornPlusTV?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that TornPlusTV 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. This one also displays advertisements.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?%2Ftopic%2F163835-removal-instructions-for-tornplustv%2F

Removal instructions for PriceHero

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What is PriceHero?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that PriceHero 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. This one also displays advertisements.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?%2Ftopic%2F163828-removal-instructions-for-pricehero%2F


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