Ad-aware Definition File Update [SE1R113] 28.06.06

Ad-aware Definition File Update [SE1R113] 28.06.06
Please use the web update feature within the application to obtain the latest definition updates.
 

New Definitions:
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Adware.Astro +4
Backdoor.Nightmare +3
Win32.SymbOS.Cardblock

Updated Definitions:
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AB System Spy
Adware.DesktopMedia
Adware.DuDu
Adware.HuaCiSou
Adware.Maxifiles
Adware.MMSAssist +2
Adware.P2PNetworking
Adware.SystemProcess
Adware.Yazzle
AdwarePunisher
AdwareSheriff
BrowserAid
ClickSpring
CmdServices
CnsMin +3
CoolWebSearch
CustomToolbar
Dialer +23
Ebates MoneyMaker
ErrorSafe +2
GAIN
ImIServerIEPlugin
iSearch Toolbar
MalwareWipe
Marketscore(Netsetter)
OrbitExplorer +2
PromulGate
Search Relevancy
SearchMaid
SpywareNo +9
SpywareQuake
SpywareSheriff
Win32.Backdoor.Agent +3
Win32.Backdoor.CiaDoor
Win32.Generic.PWS +4
Win32.Harnig.Trojan
Win32.Trojan.Agent +2
Win32.Trojan.Downloader +12
Win32.Trojan.Hexdoor +2
Win32.Trojan.Krepper
Win32.Trojan.Mirc +5
Win32.Trojan.StartPage +3
Win32.TrojanClicker
Win32.TrojanSpy.Goldun
The MD5 checksum for the defs.ref file is:
9bc2cfe80cdad84844f90f2ae75f645b
Advanced users *may* manually update using the below file.
http://download.lavasoft.de.edgesuite.net/public/defs.zip 


Note: Unzip – ensure that it is dated today’s date.

SpyBot Definition File Update 23.06.06

SpyBot Definition File Update 23.06.06
Updated Detection File = 1.7 MB << Note to Dial-up users.
Updated English Target Descriptions File = 82 KB.
Updated ~Beta Detections = 8 KB. ADVANCED USERS ONLY!

Highlights of the new/added detections:


Hijacker
+ Crackspider ++ SpywareSoftStop.Hijacker + CoolWWWSearch.Feat2Installer + CoolWWWSearch.Service
+ CoolWWWSearch.Feat2DLL
Keylogger
++ Ardamax (2) ++ HellzLittleSpy
Malware
++ VirusBlast + Winhound + SurfSideKick + Smitfraud-C. ++ TitanShield ++ Pokapoka79 ++ Win23.PE ++ XXXTeenPornPack + Vcodec.eMedia
Spyware
+ PurityScan
Trojan
+ MZS.Spoolserver32 + Wild Media + Haxdoor-H ++ Zlob.XPasswordManager + Zlob.Downloader ++ SearchSpy ++ Win32.Murlo.du ++ Small.cxl ++ LowZones.df ++ Win32.Lager.aq (2)
++ SilentCaller.pw ++ S.P-Bot.B ++ ConHook + Virtumonde
++ Zlob.PornMagPass (2)
Total: 332792 fingerprints in 43604 rules for 2048 products.


NOTE: Choose the download mirror site closest to you!
If you receive error messages such as “bad checksum” it is due to heavy server traffic. Wait until later or tomorrow to avoid disappointment.

Don’t forget to re-immunize SpyBot once the new definitions are applied!

A brief explanation of the differences in Immunzation between Windows XP and Windows 9x.
http://forums.spybot.info/showthread.php?t=1988

SpyBot Updates History –
http://www.spybotupdates.com/index.php?page=updatehistory

SpyBot Definition File Update 16.06.06

SpyBot Definition File Update 16.06.06
Updated Detection Rules = 1.7 MB << Note to Dial-up users!
Updated English Target Descriptions = 81 KB.
Updated ~Beta Detections = 13 KB ADVANCED USERS ONLY!

Highlights of the new/added detections:

Dialer
+ TIBS
Hijacker
+ CoolWWWSearch.Feat2Installer + CoolWWWSearch.Service
+ CoolWWWSearch.Feat2DLL
Malware
+ PestTrap + Vcodec.eMedia + Swizzor (2)
PUPS
+ Hotbar
Security
+ Windows.RedirectedHosts
Spyware
+ 180Solutions.SearchAssistant
Trojan
+ DigiKeygen (18) + BraveSentry + Win32.Small.kw + Win32.Agent.mn + Zlob.Downloader + Small.cxl + Click.AgentHI
Total: 331476 fingerprints in 43336 rules for 2028 products.


NOTE: Choose the download mirror site closest to you!
If you receive error messages such as “bad checksum” it is due to heavy server traffic. Wait until later or tomorrow to avoid disappointment.

Don’t forget to re-immunize SpyBot once the new definitions are applied!

A brief explanation of the differences in Immunzation between Windows XP and Windows 9x.
http://forums.spybot.info/showthread.php?t=1988

SpyBot Updates History –
http://www.spybotupdates.com/index.php?page=updatehistory

Installation of the
IE-SpyAd list may disable some protections in SpyBot
and SpywareBlaster. Please check them and re-enable protections!

Ad-aware Definition File Update [SE1R112] 15.06.06

Ad-aware Definition File Update [SE1R112] 15.06.06
Please use the web update feature within Ad-aware to obtain this latest definition file.
 

New Definitions:
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Win32.Worm.Hotlix

Updated Definitions:
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Adware.DollarRevenue +3
Adware.Look2Me +4
Adware.Yazzle +4
IROffer
MediaMotor +6
Win32.Backdoor.Agent +14
Win32.Trojan.Downloader +28
Virtumonde +81
The MD5 checksum for the defs.ref file is:
9d35c01d6a63268852acd4f14bcf2953
Advanced users *may* manually update using the below file:
http://download.lavasoft.de.edgesuite.net/public/defs.zip 


Unzip – ensure that it is dated today.

MVPS HOSTS Update [06-14-06]

MVPS HOSTS Update [06-14-06]

Blocking Unwanted Parasites with a Hosts File

http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.htm
http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.zip (112 kb)
http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.txt (454 kb)
Note: the “text” version makes a good reference for determining possible
culprits

How To: Download and Extract the HOSTS file
http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts2.htm

HOSTS File – Frequently Asked Questions
http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hostsfaq.htm

Sign up for HOSTS file update notices
http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.htm#contribute