I looked online to see what the heck crawled up Spybot's butt, lol. 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. It even blocks Freedownloadmanager.org, which also has a "trustworthy" WOT rating.However, I must add that the HPHosts site is very impressive in that there's some nice utilities for downloading, some good Other Programs using the MVPS HOSTS file Hosts Block NOAD Virusface Linux and Mac Users Although I do not use either Linux or a Mac, I often get requests for "How look at this web-site
edge10 17.03.2013 08:58 Same here, KIS no longer detecting a Trojan after a recent database update and removal of the Exclusion with MVPS Host file 2/25/2013. I submitted my Host file to KIS virus lab. 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."
I've tried to put it under exceptions, no luck thereit just ignores any attempt to bypass the Host file. Jeff Jeff Cochran, Aug 27, 2004 #3 Mark Guest "The Hosts file contains the mappings of IP addresses to host names. nyderic 16.03.2013 05:58 QUOTE(Darkness Knight @ 16.03.2013 01:14) The problem has been, finally, solved.You're acting like it took them 5 years to fix it... Hosts File Block Ads PC Games \ System Tools \ Macintosh \ Demonews.Com \ Top Downloads MajorGeeks.Com \ News (Tech) \ Off Base (Other Websites News) \ Way Off Base (Offbeat Stories and Pics) Social:
You'll be able to ask questions about Vista or chat with the community and help others. Hosts File Windows 7 I've been using the mvps hosts file for years without any problems from Kaspersky. (I use the mvps file found here: http://winhelp2002.mvps.org/hosts.htm).I compared my HOSTS file with a backup, and no You can use DHCP/DNS to help protect your entire LAN, and DNS lookups are quicker/cached. other Macboatmaster replied Jan 25, 2017 at 12:30 PM Retrieving filtered text from...
Thanks for any help. · actions · 2014-Oct-15 6:15 pm · siljalineI'm lovin' that double widePremium Memberjoin:2002-10-12Montreal, QC siljaline Premium Member 2014-Oct-15 6:32 pm See:»[Free] MVPS Hosts Sept 30 2014 · Hosts File Download Remember that if "oldapps.com" is blocked, then there's also a listing for "www.oldapps.com" that has to be removed. Advertisement siljaline Thread Starter Joined: Jul 26, 2003 Messages: 96 http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.htm http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.zip http://www.mvps.org/winhelp2002/hosts.txt Silj siljaline, Aug 28, 2004 #1 This thread has been Locked and is not open to further Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules All content Copyright ©2000 - 2015 MajorGeeks.comForum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo Ltd.
Spyware Blaster is definitely worth using if you use IE or Firefox. http://www.dslreports.com/forum/r29604273-MVPS-hosts-file-still-the-best I've been using both MVPS and hpHosts hosts files for years and it actually SPEEDS UP browsing because of all the ads that are blocked. Host File Location I've seen sites break but they've been very few and far between for me.The biggest plus I used to measure was how pages loaded faster when they didn't have to fetch Host File Windows 8 At first, I actually thought they weren't going to let me uninstall the software.
Have also run Trend Micro Housecall for a second opinion and that is negative too.Like the others, I am of the (non-expert) opinion that this is a "bug" in the latest http://p2pzone.net/hosts-file/mvps-hosts-24-07-04.html RegardsDoop QUOTE(Doop @ 16.03.2013 09:09) I may get yelled at for posting this but as I still have this issue occurring then I still need a fix. So no, this has not been solved for everyone, maybe those with current 2013 KIS, I updated twice in the last couple of hours and still this issue persists.Doop alex5723 16.03.2013 nyderic 15.03.2013 22:35 Update: The full scan finished and it didn't find anything.After letting Spybot Search & Destroy modify the hosts file once again, there seemed to be nothing wrong with Hosts File Windows 10
Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Similar Threads IE7 Name Resolution Order Question (DNS before HOSTS file) Scott, Jul 19, 2007, in forum: Internet Explorer Replies: 2 Views: 589 N. To resolve this issue (manually) open the "Services Editor" Start | Run (type) "services.msc" (no quotes) Win8 users - Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Services Scroll down to "DNS Client", http://p2pzone.net/hosts-file/mvps-hosts-20-11-04.html TekTV [TekSavvy] by bjlockie386.
During the uninstall, it asked the reason why I was taking this measure and a drop down box of reasons appeared. (Not kidding). Adblock Hosts File Android Anyway, please uninstall Spybot > reboot, then revert to the default host file: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/972034 You should be all good after that.Name of Mystery unopenable program? That being said I don't get around like I used to - half of the internet is junk/ads anyway.
but it´s richbuff´s advice.After important changes/modifications it´s always a good idea to reboot the system.Glad you´ve solved your problem. It made me recall my experience with the HPHOSTS file, (which I assumed was the one he was using).I used to merge it with the MVPS HOSTS file and found that:1) Any better?You´re welcome... Host Plural Everything redirected to 127.0.0.1 and no important update URLs or something similar were blocked by it.
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All this is in addition to Avira rootkit and AV scans on a regular basis. etc? Teevo replied Jan 25, 2017 at 12:30 PM Need website / software for... Get notified of MVPS HOSTS updates.
I don't run any security software except standard antivirus, never had problems with anything; if something is blocked well then it needs to be for a reason. Using it on Win 7. I am going to donate. · actions · 2014-Oct-18 9:39 pm ·
Gigabit Iowa [Mediacom] by anon257. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. It is a long shot, but depending on proxy brand and how it uses DNS it might work to just use the host file on the proxy machine. -- Roger Abell So it looks like at least MVPS and hpHOSTHost files if not all host files could be a false positive except the KIS replacement file .
It can also break websites. Stay logged in Welcome to Windows Vista Tips Welcome to Windows Vista Tips, your resource for help for any tech support and computing help with Windows Vista.. So no, this has not been solved for everyone, maybe those with current 2013 KIS, I updated twice in the last couple of hours and still this issue persists.Doop richbuff 17.03.2013 Yesterday morning KIS 2013 hit on the MVPS Hosts file on my laptop and disinfected it.
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