Windows 7 Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 350
Search took 0.10 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Corrine
Forum: System Security 07 Jun 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 1,934
Posted By Corrine
You're welcome. I'm glad all is well now.

You're welcome. I'm glad all is well now.
Forum: System Security 05 Jun 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 1,934
Posted By Corrine
One more thing, liferockss, Jacee suggested that...

One more thing, liferockss, Jacee suggested that it is advisable to uninstall Google and all extentions/apps, then re-install them.
Forum: System Security 05 Jun 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 1,934
Posted By Corrine
Thanks for the explanation, liferockss. That run...

Thanks for the explanation, liferockss. That run took care of the file I was concerned about. It must have been the strange space turned up that caused the problem.

Please do the following to...
Forum: System Security 05 Jun 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 1,934
Posted By Corrine
Hi, liferockss. Most likely the source of...

Hi, liferockss.

Most likely the source of infection had nothing to do with the outdated Adobe software but more likely it was either the expired McAfee or uTorrent downloads.

I meant to ask you...
Forum: System Security 05 Jun 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 1,934
Posted By Corrine
Hi, liferockss. Thank you for posting the...

Hi, liferockss.

Thank you for posting the log. There is still a remnant that we need to take care of and a bit of cleanup. Please be sure to disable McAfee first and then do the following:

...
Forum: System Security 04 Jun 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 1,934
Posted By Corrine
Hi, liferockss. Sorry about the mention of...

Hi, liferockss.

Sorry about the mention of HijackThis. I primarily provide malware analysis on a forum that uses a different method of BBCode (SMF software) so used an older set of instructions. ...
Forum: System Security 03 Jun 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 1,934
Posted By Corrine
Thank you, liferockss. I got enough information...

Thank you, liferockss. I got enough information from Safe Mode to confirm the autostart is there. (Note for the future: Malwarebytes works best in Normal Mode.)


Please follow these...
Forum: System Security 03 Jun 2012
Replies: 16
Views: 1,934
Posted By Corrine
Hi, liferockss. I think this will take more...

Hi, liferockss. I think this will take more than Malwarebytes to cure.

THODJOVC.EXE, Prevx (http://www.prevx.com/filenames/X184427759660502786-X1/THODJOVC%2EEXE.html)
Please download DDS.scr...
Forum: System Security 03 Jun 2012
Replies: 12
Views: 7,151
Posted By Corrine
Most A/V's have been adding detection. A...

Most A/V's have been adding detection.

A search of the Malware Protection Center Portal (http://www.microsoft.com/security/portal/) for Win32/Flame shows the addition to detection by Microsoft...
Forum: System Security 03 Jun 2012
Replies: 3
Views: 1,035
Posted By Corrine
Hi, joedotm. Your client also has many options...

Hi, joedotm. Your client also has many options available from Microsoft. A brief description is available in my post at Understanding Microsoft Anti-Malware Software 2012...
Forum: System Security 27 May 2012
Replies: 143
Views: 22,591
Posted By Corrine
Nice explanation by Tom about the distribution...

Nice explanation by Tom about the distribution method! If anyone sees ComboFix offered at any location other than the normally supplied download links by security analysts, walk away quickly as...
Forum: System Security 15 May 2012
Replies: 30
Views: 4,412
Posted By Corrine
The article is excellent and sorted the MS...

The article is excellent and sorted the MS choices perfectly for me. It's also by our own Corrine. :geek:[/QUOTE]



Thank you both.



Hi, TomBrooklyn.
Forum: System Security 06 May 2012
Replies: 1
Views: 1,375
Posted By Corrine
Hi, macca747. That is a rather old Vundo CLSID....

Hi, macca747.
That is a rather old Vundo CLSID. Any reason why you didn't elect to remove it? Most frequently Vundo is a result of old/vulnerable versions of Java installed on the computer. ...
Forum: News 05 May 2012
Replies: 15
Views: 2,477
Posted By Corrine
I imagine the name will change with an update. No...

I imagine the name will change with an update. No talk of discontinuing it.[/QUOTE]

Hard to say what will remain. I don't believe Windows Live Essentials will stop functioning for some time, but...
Forum: System Security 21 Apr 2012
Replies: 28
Views: 4,561
Posted By Corrine
Personally, with Windows 7, I stopped using a...

Personally, with Windows 7, I stopped using a third-party firewall with Windows Vista. I have MSE and the Windows 7 Firewall, WinPatrol and MBAM. (Then again, I'm fortunate in that none of my...
Forum: System Security 20 Apr 2012
Replies: 28
Views: 4,561
Posted By Corrine
Hi, FlorinSabin. Your English is just fine! ...

Hi, FlorinSabin.

Your English is just fine!

Unfortunately, the terms are indeed very confusing and even more so because some antivirus programs are referred to as anti-malware (i.e., Microsoft...
Forum: System Security 20 Apr 2012
Replies: 14
Views: 1,916
Posted By Corrine
Thank you, Athene. JavaRa | Free System...

Thank you, Athene.

JavaRa | Free System Administration software downloads at SourceForge.net (http://sourceforge.net/projects/javara/)[/QUOTE]

FYI: Since SourceForce.net is still referencing...
Forum: Security News 19 Apr 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 1,111
Posted By Corrine
Awe, thank you, Karl.

Awe, thank you, Karl.
Forum: System Security 03 Apr 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 4,546
Posted By Corrine
Hi, Thornton. It sounds like you had one of the...

Hi, Thornton. It sounds like you had one of the rogues that hides files in the %Temp%\Smtmp folder. The Unhide.exe tool would likely have solved the problem after removing the rogue: Unhide.exe -...
Forum: System Security 03 Apr 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 3,199
Posted By Corrine
It is even more of a lifesaver now! Grinler...

It is even more of a lifesaver now! Grinler posted this update to the Unhide.exe topic (http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic405109.html) today:
Forum: System Security 01 Apr 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 884
Posted By Corrine
Hi, BugOutMachine. That is a false/positive...

Hi, BugOutMachine.

That is a false/positive by Comodo. The http://www.javacoolsoftware.com/ website is safe.
Forum: System Security 01 Apr 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 3,199
Posted By Corrine
Hi, Greg. I understand that. :) The purpose of...

Hi, Greg. I understand that. :) The purpose of my comment was twofold. First to advise others who may read this topic not to run a temp file cleaner and, second, to direct your attention to are...
Forum: System Security 30 Mar 2012
Replies: 19
Views: 3,199
Posted By Corrine
FYI: With rogues that make it appear that...

FYI: With rogues that make it appear that files/programs are missing, do not run a temp file cleaner. The rogues generally "hide" the files in the %Temp%\Smtmp folder.

Grinler also created some...
Forum: System Security 25 Mar 2012
Replies: 5
Views: 1,306
Posted By Corrine
Hi, addas. Firefox add-ons are not listed in...

Hi, addas.

Firefox add-ons are not listed in add/remove programs. If it is not listed in Firefox Add-ons for removal, it may have been bundled with another extension, as reported by someone in...
Forum: System Security 25 Mar 2012
Replies: 2
Views: 1,274
Posted By Corrine
Also see the collection in the Security Basics...

Also see the collection in the Security Basics subforum topic: Online File Scanner Sites (http://www.sevenforums.com/security-basics/8557-online-file-scanner-sites.html)
Showing results 1 to 25 of 350

 
Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:30 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33