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Programmierung allgemein Internet & Netzwerke Rund um Online Browser, Add-ons E-Mail, Spam Webserver, Webhosting, Clouds Messenger, IP-Telefonie Facebook & The Defender cmdlet that really caught my attention is called Get-MpThreatCatalog. When the Microsoft tech cleared my hosts file, I actually believed that I was wrong...because...hey, it was a TECH, and I am a computer nitwit, lol! R, K The only easy day was yesterday. ...some do, some don't; some will, some won't (WR) Back to top Back to Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs 0 user(s) news

Message Edited by TooStrong on 03-09-2009 10:03 PM hearts Newbie1 Reg: 10-Mar-2009 Posts: 1 Solutions: 0 Kudos: 0 Kudos0 Re: Vista and Win32/PossibleHostsFileHijack? Kann nur ein Admin machen oder du. Posted: 10-Mar-2009 | 3:03AM • Permalink The "another person" is me :-) Yes, the Microsoft tech cleared the hosts file. Start-MpWDOScan Starts a Windows Defender offline scan.

I clicked hte "ever so useful" (sarcasim) windows "more informartion" link and it leads me to this: http://www.microsoft.com/security/portal/Entry.aspx?name=SettingsModifier%3aWin32%2fPossibleHostsFileHijack&threatid=1758608427027806866 now alot of good this does with vista :P I tried opening the Get-MpThreatDetection Gets active and past malware threats that Windows Defender detected. I found the 'hosts' line in the report and clicked fix. SettingsModifier:Win32/PossibleHostsFileHijack von Defender gefunden Antworten Themen-Optionen Thema durchsuchen Themen-Optionen Druckbare Version zeigen Jemanden per E-Mail auf dieses Thema hinweisen Thema durchsuchen Erweiterte Suche 31.03.2010, 12:28 # 1 Poenni offline Neuer Benutzer

File not found O18:64bit: - Protocol\Handler\mso-offdap11 {32505114-5902-49B2-880A-1F7738E5A384} - Reg Error: Key error. laying around on the furniture! mo Norton Fighter25 Reg: 18-Aug-2008 Posts: 1,772 Solutions: 3 Kudos: 234 Kudos0 Re: Vista and Win32/PossibleHostsFileHijack? Also, I'm only a kid and I'm not really understanding your explanations on how to get the Multi-AV going.

Then we'll investigate what's in Windows Defender's malware signature definitions database.SEE: 10 PowerShell commands to make remote management easierLaunching PowerShell To use PowerShell to access the Defender cmdlets, you need to lil_guy009 Genesis Guest Posts: n/a 02-07-2007, 07:06 PM Have you tried other AV's and other malware remover to clean it? After that, the computer was rebooted, Windows Defender run again...and the scan came up clean. http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/210266/windows-defender-detection-settingsmodifierwin32possiblehostsfilehijack/ The Microsoft tech deleted what you have mentioned in your post:     rhino.acme.com          # source server#     x.acme.com    

Again, be patient! I then showed you how to use the tool and provided several examples of ways it can come in handy. Include the address of this thread in your request. My Zone Alarm firewall was running again, and I could open MSConfig (which I couldn't before).

The problem didn't go away unfortunately. http://newwikipost.org/topic/gGzps92mz8YPmYSiNJRTeQHz1hs1cBXN/Accidentally-hit-quot-allow-quot-to-a-trojan-warning-from-Windows-Defender-and-now.html Message Edited by mo on 03-10-2009 06:49 AM Cheers Mo Windows 7 64 bit, NIS2013 Yaso_Kuuhl Guru Norton Fighter25 Reg: 19-Feb-2009 Posts: 5,736 Solutions: 198 Kudos: 1,611 Kudos0 Re: Vista and Die Datei wurde nur beanstandet weil der ICQ Banner Remover dort Zeilen eingefgt hat um die Verbindung zu den Werbeseiten die in ICQ eingeblendet sind zu blocken. I was able to download and run SUPERAntiSpyware without any problems and nothing was detected.

It will take a few minutes for this download and installation process to occur.SEE: Windows administrator's PowerShell script kit (Tech Pro Research)Performing a few standard operationsThe Start-MpScan cmdlet on the PowerShell http://yellowproductions.net/windows-defender/windows-defender-in-w8-1.php Update-MpSignature Updates the anti-malware definitions on the computer. It's hard to think the two aren't related. Lipman Guest Posts: n/a 02-07-2007, 08:05 PM From: "lil_guy009" <(E-Mail Removed)> | My computer has been infected by a virus spreading around by MSN | chatting.

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? The agent behind this phenomenon turns out to be the Windows Defender security program, which is preinstalled and enabled by default on new installations of Windows. things were running fine, (thank you Norton 360 :)) and windows defender had something pop on on it. More about the author This, however, was all on an old XP Home computer with equally ancient antivirus software.

I think that I have crippled the virus/trojan, but remnants of it still remain on my system (or something like that). Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? I've tried getting into > | MSConfig, but that opens up for about half a second and then the virus closes > | the window.

Make sure your definitions for Windows Defender are fully updated.

You can choose to go to each menu item and just download the needed files or you can download the files and perform a scan in Normal Mode. Empfehlung: berprfen Sie die Benachrichtigungen, um festzustellen, warum die Software ermittelt wurde. Posted: 10-Mar-2009 | 10:33AM • Permalink It truly is a false positive, nathan1225, Windows Defender usually uploads definition updates every two or three or four days - last night, however, it Thread Tools Display Modes MSN Virus lil_guy009 Guest Posts: n/a 02-07-2007, 05:54 PM My computer has been infected by a virus spreading around by MSN chatting.

I've tried getting into > MSConfig, but that opens up for about half a second and then the virus closes > the window. Improvements have also been made to Hyper-V support and instructions for reporting errors more » Whatever happened to Google? Using the site is easy and fun. click site Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service. {{offlineMessage}} Try Microsoft Edge, a fast and secure browser that's designed for Windows 10 Get started Store Store home Devices

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