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Windows 7: ICMP Flooded? :S

26 Apr 2010   #1

Windows 7
 
 
ICMP Flooded? :S

Hey,

My new antivirus has just gave me a popup saying "Wireless Internet Connection is ICMP Flooded." whats this? i quickly looked it up, like a Denial of Service attack almost? O_O can someone help me?

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26 Apr 2010   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by LumpyMoose View Post
Hey,

My new antivirus has just gave me a popup saying "Wireless Internet Connection is ICMP Flooded." whats this? i quickly looked it up, like a Denial of Service attack almost? O_O can someone help me?

We need a ton more info. What AV, what network setup, what hardware, etc
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26 Apr 2010   #3

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

What antivirus are you using? Is it Avira?
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26 Apr 2010   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

What is your new anti-virus?

Oops, I am slow at typing!
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26 Apr 2010   #5

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bill2 View Post
What antivirus are you using? Is it Avira?
Yeah it is Avira haha
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by CarlTR6 View Post
What is your new anti-virus?

Oops, I am slow at typing!
Im using Avira Premium Security Suite
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26 Apr 2010   #6

Windows 7 x64 pro/ Windows 7 x86 Pro/ XP SP3 x86
 
 

1) Go to Avira's configuration, tick Expert Mode, Firewall, Adapter Rules, ICMP Protocol, at the "Assume flooding if delay between packets is less than" change the setting from 50 to 5.

2) Do a full malware scan with avira as well as malwarebytes antimalware.
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26 Apr 2010   #7

Windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bill2 View Post
1) Go to Avira's configuration, tick Expert Mode, Firewall, Adapter Rules, ICMP Protocol, at the "Assume flooding if delay between packets is less than" change the setting from 50 to 5.

2) Do a full malware scan with avira as well as malwarebytes antimalware.
Scanning now
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27 Apr 2012   #8

Windows 7 Home 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Bill2 View Post
1) Go to Avira's configuration, tick Expert Mode, Firewall, Adapter Rules, ICMP Protocol, at the "Assume flooding if delay between packets is less than" change the setting from 50 to 5.

2) Do a full malware scan with avira as well as malwarebytes antimalware.
I also have this problem...following instruction but after going to firewall cannot see adapter rules and ICMP protocol to change settings?

No worries....found it
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