Occasionally though, even that can't get rid of it. Sebastian Nielsen Says: April 26th, 2010 at 5:16 pm I can tell you the reason that AV programs are getting False positives: Antivirus software does not ONLY scan for known viruses. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - reply to: antivirus 2009 by caktus / December 12, 2008 4:34 AM PST In reply to: antivirus 2009 Try Googling "remove anti-virus 2009" lwerman Says: May 20th, 2010 at 11:14 am We have a SonicWALL appliance at work and it blocks the zipfile from being downloaded. Source
That is, it only acts scary to get it downloaded/installed, not to get money. In the OTLISTIT.TXT file I noticed some strangely named files around 11/8 through 11/12 which is when I think I got infected...but I'm not even going to pretend I know what Had this with f-secure and trendmicro. They reported a part of my software, Puchisoft Dispacher, as a virus. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/174188/i-think-im-infected-with-antivirus-2009/
Not a hard choice. I use Windows Defender to monitor system changes and do periodic sweeps w/ Malwarebytes. by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / December 12, 2008 10:39 AM PST In reply to: scan with malware I provided a link for it in my previous post. Keep up the hard work.
I can only think of one right now (the others are on my other machine). No need to be paranoid. If you accept cookies from this site, you will only be shown this dialog once!You can press escape or click on the X to close this box. I do hope AVG and the other AV software vendors get this sorted.
Download random's system information tool (RSIT) by random/random from here and save it to your desktop. Anyway your programs are fantastic!!! If the user decides not to purchase the program, then they will constantly receive pop-ups stating that the program has found infections and that they should register it in order to I'm just being argumentative to point out how screwed up our legal system is...
Ad networks need to start vetting their clients. I am in the midst of booting the rescue CD....I boot it from the CD-ROM and it goes perfect! The computer is running fine once more. I can't help but feel that 400,000 isn't nearly the number that has actually been infected, simply because nobody I know actually uses MSRT, and I seriously doubt that any machine
Then, just like you, they claim they don't have any infections. this contact form It's sad, but I find it easier and safer to run without all that junk running all the time. Re: (Score:3, Insightful) by cbhacking ( 979169 ) writes: An amusing notion, but it'll never happen for two reasons:1) EULAs may or may not be enforceable in their usual sense, but Share this post Link to post Share on other sites renichms New Member Members 1 post ID: 13 Posted April 20, 2009 Note: Renaming mbam.exe often confuses the malware,
Spybotsd, Combofix, mbam all would not run. McAfee anti-virus exactly same problemEventually I discovered that the problem is that c:\Windows\System32\userinit.exe had been modified. Grr.
The whole site was flagged by siteadvisor (a McAfee emanation) as a spyware provider... Same counts for the older kaspersky 6.0 for Windows Server 2003. I did not clean it using my antispyware software yet, but I will if I suspect that no one here (with administrative priviledges) install it as a password recovery system. been saver on many occasions and indispensible tool in others.
I bet 80% of the infectees are car manufacturers! I was running antivirus and a firewall, run adaware and spybot regularly, run opera with popups blocked instead of internet explorer, never download anything from e-mail, and thought I was being Some of these malwares do block access to known removal tools. Check This Out Viruses.
At the moment I use trend and when I went to download your software this is what came up: Website blocked by Trend Micro Internet Security This Web page has been Re: (Score:2) by enharmonix ( 988983 ) writes: Two big reasons: My wife doesn't like Ubuntu, and Finale is Windows only. (Of course, I am probably going to set her up TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds. Close binspamdupenotthebestofftopicslownewsdaystalestupid freshfunnyinsightfulinterestingmaybe offtopicflamebaittrollredundantoverrated insightfulinterestinginformativefunnyunderrated descriptive typodupeerror Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. × 2889815 story 400,000 PCs Infected With
The concept of a EULA is that you must agree to the terms in order to use the software. ByteHosting Internet Services is based in Cincinnati, Ohio. Re: (Score:2) by Naturalis Philosopho ( 1160697 ) writes: Technically the owner of the computer is responsible for all operations on and communication to/from their computer. Perhaps one way to do this would be if someone could get together a whole bunch of Windows freeware apps and use them as a test suite for anti-virus false positives.
Share twitter facebook linkedin Re: (Score:3, Informative) by cbhacking ( 979169 ) writes: The malware may try and stop Windows Update from running (many of them do). Thanks for nirsoft cache of quality software ...