SpywareBlaster Database Update – February 8, 2016

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11 Internet Explorer
0 Restricted Sites
0 Firefox

17378 items in database

http://www.brightfort.com/downloads.html

Firefox 44.0.1 Released – February 8, 2016

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Version 44.0.1, first offered to Release channel users on February 8, 2016

We’d also like to extend a special thank you to all of the new Mozillians who contributed to this release of Firefox!

Fixed

  • Fix issue which could lead to the removal of stored passwords under certain circumstances (1242176)
  • Allows spaces in cookie names (1244505)
  • Fix WebSockets when used in a Service Worker context (1243942)
  • Disable opus/vorbis audio with H.264 (1245696)
  • Require NSS 3.21 (1244069)
  • Ship the Gecko SDK (1243740)
  • Fix for graphics startup crash (GNU/Linux) (1222171)
  • Fix a crash in cache networking (1244076)

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/44.0.1/releasenotes/

Removal instructions for Pro PC Cleaner

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What is Pro PC Cleaner?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Pro PC Cleaner aka Professional Cleaning is a fake registry cleaner. These so-called “registry cleaners” 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.
More information can be found on our Malwarebytes Unpacked blog.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?/topic/178455-removal-instructions-for-pro-pc-cleaner/

Removal instructions for Donation Reminder

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What is Donation Reminder?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Donation Reminder 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%2F178392-removal-instructions-for-donation-reminder%2F

Removal instructions for Pass and Play

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What is Pass and Play?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Pass and Play 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?/topic/178370-removal-instructions-for-pass-and-play/

Removal instructions for EasyPhotoEdit

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What is EasyPhotoEdit?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that EasyPhotoEdit 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.
EasyPhotoEdit is a Mindspark/Ask toolbar.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?%2Ftopic%2F178341-removal-instructions-for-easyphotoedit%2F

Spybot Search & Destroy Weekly Update – February 3, 2016

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2016-02-03

Adware
++ Ad.BeatTool + Ad.Laflurla ++ Ad.ViewPlay + CNNIC.Searchbar + Softomate.Toolbar
Malware
+ Win32.Agent.exq + ZenoSearch
Trojan
+ Win32.Hupigon + Win32.KillAV-KQ + Win32.Win32.Tracur
Total: 2615019 fingerprints in 826157 rules for 7596 products.

»www.safer-networking.org ··· updates/

Removal instructions for System Healer

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What is System Healer?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that System Healer is a fake 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.
More information can be found on our Malwarebytes Unpacked blog.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?/topic/178320-removal-instructions-for-system-healer/

Removal instructions for Facts Right

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What is Facts Right?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Facts Right 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?/topic/178290-removal-instructions-for-facts-right/

Removal instructions for Weather Wizard

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What is Weather Wizard?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Weather Wizard is a Tech Support Scam. These so-called “Tech Support Scammers” try to trick you into calling their phone number for various reasons, all of which turn out to be fraudulent in the end.

https://forums.malwarebytes.org/index.php?%2Ftopic%2F178245-removal-instructions-for-weather-wizard%2F


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