SpyBot Definition File Update 25.08.06


SpyBot Definition File Update 25.08.06
Updated Detection Rules = 1.9 MB << Note to Dial-Up Users!
Updated English Target DEscriptions File = 106 KB.
Updated ~Beta Detections = 11 KB. ADVANCED USERS ONLY!

Highlights of the new/added detections:
Hijacker
+ ISearchTech.PowerScan
Malware
+ PestTrap + Search.AnyOfUs + Zlob.HostsKill + Zlob.Inverse
+ Smitfraud-C. (2) + CashDeluxe + Vcodec.Intcodec + Vcodec.eMedia
+ WinFixer2005 + ErrorSafe + Winsoftware.WinAntiVirusPro2006
+ Zlob.HomepageMonitor
Spyware
+ Targetsaver
Trojan
+ Fraud.ProtectionBar + Zlob.IERedir + Vcodec + SpyQuake2
+ Banker.Delf + PSW.Lineage + EbayBill.F + Win32.AdvertMen
+ Win32.Small.cjy + Zlob.Downloader + Zlob.XPasswordManager
+ Rightclick.Pcast
Total: 314623 fingerprints in 43834 rules for 2219 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!
Continue Immunizing until you see this screen:

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!
Continue Immunizing until you see this screen:


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
http://forums.spybot.info/forumdisplay.php?f=2
Installation of the IE-SpyAd list may disable some protections in SpyBot
and SpywareBlaster. Please check them and re-enable protections!

MVPS HOSTS Update [08-25-06]

Blocking Unwanted Parasites with a Hosts File

http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.htm
http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.zip (121 kb)
http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.txt (493 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

Ad-aware Definition File Update [SE1R20] 24.08.06

Ad-aware Definition File Update [SE1R20] 24.08.06
Please use the web update feature with the program to obtain these latest definition files.



Please note that we have removed NoAdware from the definitions file as the mandatory probation period is over.
Please note that we have removed Adware.SideStep from the definitions file after re-evaluation.

New Definitions:
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Win32.Backdoor.Lanfiltrator +2
Win32.Generic.Annoyware
Win32.Generic.Worm +3
Win32.Hacktool.Brontok
Win32.Keylogger.SoftForYou +3
Win32.Malware.Jeefo +2
Win32.Spyware.Acoona +8
Win32.ToolEvID
Win32.Worm.Tibick

Updated Definitions:
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Adware.AdMedia +3
Adware.Agent +6
Adware.CashDeluxe +11
Adware.Dropper +6
Adware.MediaBack
Adware.Suggestor +4
AdWare.Win32.RXBar.e
Adware.Yazzle +2
BPS SpywareRemover +2
CnsMin +13
CoolWebSearch +5
Dialer
Fakealert
GAIN
IROffer
Malware.Hacktool +7
MalwareWipe
MoneyGainer.BHO
PurityScan +4
Scam.ScanSpyware +5
Spyagent +17
Spyware.Safesurfing
SpywareQuake
SurfSideKick
Trojan.Backdoor.Agent +7
Trojan.SearchSpy
TrojanBackdoor.Serv-U +8
Win32.Backdoor.spyboter
Win32.Generic.PWS +2
Win32.Spybot.worm
Win32.Trojan.Bacteria
Win32.Trojan.ComputerHijacker +2
Win32.Trojan.downloader +15
Win32.Trojan.Gamania
Win32.Trojan.Spambot +3
Win32.TrojanDownloader.Swizzor.br
Win32.TrojanProxy.Small
The MD5 checksum for the defs.ref file is:
1e41ef3ea4ba038a84d9fa438330b3b1

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 [08-11-06]

Blocking Unwanted Parasites with a Hosts File

http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.htm
http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.zip (121 kb)
http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.txt (493 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

SpyBot Definition File Update 11.08.06

SpyBot Definition File Update 11.08.06
Updated Detections = 1.9 MB. << Note to Dial-Up Users!
Updated English Target Descriptions File = 100 KB.
Updated ~Beta Detections = 13 KB. ADVANCED USERS ONLY!

Highlights of the new/added detections:

Quote:

Adware
++ IEHelper.e ++ Win32.Agent.y ++ MaxFiles ++ PurityScan.ej
+ MediaMotor + BookedSpace + 2Search
Hijacker
+ Clearsearch.Net + FunWebProducts
Malware
++ DiaRemover ++ GoldSpy ++ Vcodec.Intcodec + SurfSideKick
++ DigitalNames + E2Give ++ IMNames
PUPS
+ WildTangent + Hotbar + WhenU.SaveNow + EverestPoker
Spyware
++ PurityScan ++ C2.lop + Targetsaver + Xupiter.Sqwire
+ 180Solutions.Zango
Trojan
+ CnsMin ++ Win32.Agent-gen.cws + Zlob.Downloader
++ CoolWWWSearch.SearchToolbar ++ BankAsh ++ SpyQuake2
++ Zlob.Downloader ++ LZIO.Small + UpToFind.RelatedSearch
++ HomelandNet.DL
Total: 311879 fingerprints in 43059 rules for 2170 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!
Continue Immunizing until you see this screen:


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
http://forums.spybot.info/forumdisplay.php?f=2

Ad-aware Definition File Update [SE1R118] 07.08.06

Ad-aware Definition File Update [SE1R118] 07.08.06

Please use the web update feature within Ad-aware to obtain this latest definition file.


Updated Definitions:
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Adware.DesktopMedia +9
Adware.DuDu +11
Adware.Henbang +2
Adware.Suggestor +2
Adware.WSearch +3
CnsMin +12
Malware.SpyGuard +4
WinAntiVirusPro +19
Yok Toolbar
The MD5 checksum for the defs.ref file is:
ee9ebe90808e347a6177fce56c4280b3

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.

SpyBot Definition File Update 04.08.06

SpyBot Definition File Update 04.08.06
Updated Detections = 1.19 MB << Note to Dial-up users!
Updated English Target desriptions file = 96 KB.
Updated ~Beta Detections = 8 KB. ADVANCED USERS ONLY!

Highlights of the new/added detections:

Quote:

Adware
++ IEHelper.e ++ Caishow ++ 91Cast ++ Boran.g ++ Win32.Nurvel.a ++ Win32.Agent.y + 2Search
Hijacker
+ CoolWWWSearch.Feat2Installer + CoolWWWSearch.Service + CoolWWWSearch.Feat2DLL + CoolWWWSearch.Toolband
Keylogger
+ Elite Keylogger + EvilEye + LttLogger
Malware
+ Smitfraud-C. + VirusBlast + Look2Me ++ Aest ++ WB.Hider
++ EngeryPlugin + IMNames
PUPS
+ Hotbar ++ Baigoo.a ++ Tencent
Spyware
++ Trickle.Gator
Trojan
+ SpyQuake2 + Zlob.PornMagPass + Zlob.XPasswordManager ++ Amiboide + Amitis ++ AOLTrojan ++ Asassin ++ BackAge ++ Bandook ++ Beast ++ Win32.Agent.se ++ WinAntiVirusPro2006 ++ HB.RichMedia
Total: 347862fingerprints in 47547 rules for 2167 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!
Continue Immunizing until you see this screen:


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
http://forums.spybot.info/forumdisplay.php?f=2