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Back to top #12 OFFLINE LilBambi LilBambi Australisches Googler Forum Admins 22,504 posts Posted 04 May 2005 - 10:08 PM LOL! investigate. Get notified of MVPS HOSTS updates. I keep the downloaded copy from on a flash drive and turn off KIS whilst I copy and paste the host file to replace the one KIS wipes out each this contact form

When this file is not located it skips onto the next file and thus the ad server is blocked from loading the banner, Cookie, or some unscrupulous ActiveX, or javascript file. Spybot is really, REALLY MAD. kickstart 16.03.2013 16:04 Kaspersky Lab Forum > English User Forum > Protection for Home Users > Kaspersky Internet Security & Anti-Virus > KIS 2012 Now Detects mvps Hosts File as a Doop 16.03.2013 10:09 I may get yelled at for posting this but as I still have this issue occurring then I still need a fix.

Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. Yesterday morning KIS 2013 hit on the MVPS Hosts file on my laptop and disinfected it. What it does ... [email protected] Spyware 5 26-06-2006 07:16 AM MVPS HOSTS Update 15/12/03 SJL Spyware 3 16-12-2003 08:11 PM MVPS HOSTS Update 08/12/03 SJL Spyware 11 15-12-2003 07:32 AM MVPS HOSTS Update 01/12/03 SJL

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  2. Hope thats been helpful Back to top #8 8210GUY 8210GUY Braindead Anti-Spyware Brigade 5,600 posts Gender:Not Telling Posted 24 October 2005 - 07:56 PM Yep thats great, I was using a
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Actually, they both can and are very frequently used in conjunction with one another. Drat!Do you know if the beta version 2 does that too?In the meantime, I also downloaded the MVP HOSTS Manager and although it is sparce and doesn't allow you to look Kinda....guilty. Darkness Knight 16.03.2013 14:29 QUOTE(Darkness Knight @ 16.03.2013 01:14) The problem has been, finally, solved.At least in KIS 2013 with both Spybot modified HOSTS and MVPS HOSTS.Update databases and reboot your

For more information please see the Windows version that applies to you ... Any better? As far as I know, the only program that editet the hosts file is Spybot S&DI think you will find that Kaspersky "fixed" the issue by disinfecting "deleting" the altered host http://forums.scotsn...showtopic=11796 Back to top #5 OFFLINE Ed_P Ed_P Discussion Deity Members 3,071 posts Posted 04 May 2005 - 12:42 AM QuoteWhy on Earth has this not been made into a

Especially when related to malicious sites. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Being curious as to why I noticed that my desktop had the MVPS Hosts of 9 January - I had forgotten to update it. I'm used to using the old HOSTS Editor, works great, and let MSAS watch HOSTS for me.

Altho, some of the larger hosts files may do that. If the Hosts file is modified, this Generic detection can happen. Also, how much risk are you taking to go this route?Thanks! I've been using the mvps hosts file for years without any problems from Kaspersky. (I use the mvps file found here: compared my HOSTS file with a backup, and no

also regularly featured on the Kim Komando Radio Show To view the HOSTS file in plain text form. (489 kb) (opens in new browser)Note: The text version also makes a terrific weblink I have to open ports for some BitTorrent testing and am in the process of double checking all my security measures before I start the tests.I have got interested in podcasting Create Account How it Works Javascript Disabled Detected You currently have javascript disabled. BambiAKA Fran My Public Key for Email :: BambisMusings Blog :: Fran's Computer Services Blog :: MyPassionIsBooks Blog :: 5BuckReview :: CNIRadio"The Net interprets censorship as damage and routes around it."

It is now deleting it before I log onto the net and doesn't even inform me of a detection, I have to search the detailed report to find what it's done. I wish you two could get along. You won't be able to install it until they fix this as it will be disinfected each time it's detected, so we will all have to be waiting on this to navigate here Download: (130 kb) How To: Download and Extract the HOSTS file HOSTS File - Frequently Asked Questions Note: the "text" version (489 kb) makes a great resource

Back to top #7 TeMerc TeMerc Countermeasures Team Leader Anti-Spyware Brigade 1,584 posts Location:PHX, AZ Posted 24 October 2005 - 07:42 PM I hope this isn't a silly question but I've No further action is necessary.Is Kaspersky 2013 giving false positives on this particular "trojan?" Kaspersky proceeded to quaranteen/disinfect it, and all was supposed to be well with "no further action needed." Another great feature of the HOSTS file is that it is a two-way file, meaning if some parasite does get into your system (usually bundled with other products) the culprit can

Some users may see a pop-up from certain Security programs about changes to the HOSTS file.

This also prevents the server from tracking your movements.Now includes most major parasites, hijackers and unwanted Search Engines!In many cases this can speed the loading of web pages by not having Important Note: The HOSTS file now contains a change in the prefix in the HOSTS entries to "" instead of the usual "".This was done to resolve a slowdown issue that the HOSTS file installs with no issues ... Several functions may not work.

I keep the downloaded copy from on a flash drive and turn off KIS whilst I copy and paste the host file to replace the one KIS wipes out each I submitted my Host file to KIS virus lab. There must be a URL in the latest MVPS file that Kaspersky detects as a malware target/source, so it responds by blocking the connection on update. his comment is here please consider a donation ...

It should be blank, if it was needed it would show "Started" in that column. Nothing has been solved, and Kaspersky's inserted lines are a joke for those who need blocking sites via the HOSTS file.I use KAV 2013. Set your frequency to weekly or monthly. before applying this work-around.

I have my computer clean, updated and this message has been very strange.Regards ijen360 15.03.2013 16:54 I did experiencing the same problem like others here and now my pc running KIS Once installed locate the Hostsman location, right-click on "hm.exe" and select: PropertiesClick the Compatibility tab and select: "Run as Administrator" [screenshot] Rename the HOSTS file on the fly ... Any better?You´re welcome... graysky commented on 2015-07-17 21:13 Daily updates are wasteful... Posted by Hosts News at 6:53 PM 4 comments: Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to FacebookShare to Pinterest Thursday, October 20, 2016 MVPS HOSTS File Update October-20-2016 The MVPS HOSTS file So the problem lies with the 25 February version.I have just visited to d/l and replace the one on my laptop. It keeps repeating the process, but the "trojan" just keeps reappearing. Almost as good a password protecting it.The free version of WinPatrol does protects against changes to the HOSTS file too if I remember correctly.Never got around to using the any of

To view the full version with more information, formatting and images, please click here. Simply follow the instructions for Windows 8. and would it be a good idea to if it does or is it like an either or case in which case which would be the better one to use ? Brian Cooley found it for you at CES 2017 in Las Vegas and the North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

I am going with Restore and Exclude and will watch closely mfn 17.03.2013 07:59 Hello all. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License Download this page as a PDF file Copyright © 1998 - 2017 All rights reserved. Thanks to everyone involved for providing the online update notices for the HOSTS file. Also blocks access to mvps site in browser.

I use the MVP HOSTS file and the first step of Webroot's Spy Sweeper HOSTS protection which is notification and prompt to allow/disallow a change to the HOSTS file. xvvvz 15.03.2013 07:58 Yes, I am experiencing the exact same problem as of today. BambiAKA Fran My Public Key for Email :: BambisMusings Blog :: Fran's Computer Services Blog :: MyPassionIsBooks Blog :: 5BuckReview :: CNIRadio"The Net interprets censorship as damage and routes around it." Good question.