Removal instructions for Troubleshooter

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What is Troubleshooter?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Troubleshooter is a Tech Support Scam.
This one tries to get you to send $25 to their PayPal account.

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/215749-removal-instructions-for-troubleshooter/

Removal instructions for SmartCloudInput

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What is SmartCloudInput?

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

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/215684-removal-instructions-for-smartcloudinput/

Microsoft Security Update Minor Revisions Issued: November 21, 2017

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Summary

The following CVE has been revised in the November 2017 Security
Updates.

* CVE-2017-11882

Revision Information:

CVE-2017-11882

– Title: CVE-2017-11882 | Microsoft Office Memory Corruption
Vulnerability
– »portal.msrc.microsoft.co ··· guidance
– Reasons for Revision: Added a link to a Microsoft Knowledge Base
Article to explain how to disable the affected Equation Editor
component.
– Originally posted: November 14, 2017
– Updated: November 21, 2017
– CVE Severity Rating: Important
– Version: 1.1

Spybot Search & Destroy Weekly Update – November 22, 2017

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2017-11-22
Adware
+ AirAdInstaller + bProtector + Firseria + weDownloadMgr + Win32.InCore
PUPS
++ PU.AdvancedPCDoctor + PU.AdvanceSystemCare ++ PU.MasterPCCleaner ++ PU.oTweak.DriverUpdater + PU.oTweak.RegistryCleanerPro ++ PU.WinTonic
Trojans
+ Win32.OnLineGames.gen
Total: 2635269 fingerprints in 846302 rules for 8059 products

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

Removal instructions for MP3 search engine

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What is MP3 search engine?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that MP3 search engine is a search and newtab hijacker.

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/215622-removal-instructions-for-mp3-search-engine/

Removal instructions for BringMeSports

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What is BringMeSports?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that BringMeSports is a browser NewTab. These so-called “NewTabs” can 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.
BringMeSports is a member of the Mindspark/Ask family now known as IAC Applications.

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/215552-removal-instructions-for-bringmesports/

Removal instructions for Smart PC Mechanic

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What is Smart PC Mechanic?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Smart PC Mechanic 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/215462-removal-instructions-for-smart-pc-mechanic/

Removal instructions for ByteFence Anti-Malware

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What is ByteFence Anti-Malware?

The Malwarebytes research team has determined that ByteFence Anti-Malware is nagware and is often silently installed by bundlers.

https://forums.malwarebytes.com/topic/215281-removal-instructions-for-bytefence-anti-malware/

Microsoft Security Update Releases Issued: November 16, 2017

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Summary

The following security advisory has been revised in the October 2017
Security Updates.

* ADV170012

Revision Information:

ADV170012

– Title: ADV170012 | Vulnerability in TPM could allow Security
Feature Bypass
– »portal.msrc.microsoft.co ··· guidance
– Reasons for Revision: Revised the Affected Products table to
include Windows 10 Version 1709 for 32-bit Systems and Windows
10 Version 1709 for x64-based Systems because they are affected
by CVE-2017-15361, described in this advisory. In addition, the
following informational-only changes have been made: *Under
Recommended Action #4, Revised the list of affected Surface
devices to indicate that Surface Hub is not affected by this
vulnerability. *Under Recommended Action #6, updated the links
for information about clearing the TPM.
– Originally posted: October 10, 2017
– Updated: November 16, 2017
– CVE Severity Rating: Critical
– Version: 2.0

Microsoft Security Update Minor Revisions Issued: November 16, 2017

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Summary

The following CVEs and Security Advisory have been revised in the
November 2017 Security Updates.

* CVE-2017-8700
* CVE-2017-11883
* ADV170020

Revision Information:

CVE-2017-8700

– Title: CVE-2017-8700 | ASP.NET Core Information Disclosure
Vulnerability
– »portal.msrc.microsoft.co ··· guidance
– Reasons for Revision: Corrected the Download and Article links in
the Affected Products table. This is an informational change only.
– Originally posted: November 14, 2017
– Updated: November 16, 2017
– CVE Severity Rating: Moderate
– Version: 1.1

CVE-2017-11883

– Title: CVE-2017-11883 | ASP.NET Core Denial Of Service
Vulnerability
– »portal.msrc.microsoft.co ··· guidance
– Reasons for Revision: Updated the Denial of Service exploitability
assessment. This is an informational change only.
– Originally posted: November 14, 2017
– Updated: November 16, 2017
– CVE Severity Rating: Important
– Version: 1.1

ADV170020

– Title: ADV170020 | Microsoft Office Defense in Depth Update
– »portal.msrc.microsoft.co ··· guidance
– Reasons for Revision: Added an Update FAQ to explain why some
customers are not being offered update 4011268. Added an Update
FAQ to explain why customers might be offered an update for
software that is not specifically indicated as being affected in
the Affected Software and Vulnerability Severity Ratings table.
These are informational changes only. Customers who have already
successfully installed the updates do not need to take any further
action.
– Originally posted: November 14, 2017
– Updated: November 16, 2017
– CVE Severity Rating: N/A
– Version: 1.1


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