Re: False Positives

I got the exact same results after downloading version 7.2.2, so it probably is a FP.

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False Positives

No detection with version 7.2.1

All these reg keys are restricted sites in IE11 (SpywareBlaster protection).

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False positive?

Greetings. I have these two detections:

PUP.DownloadProtect.Heuristic   HKLM\Software\Wow6432Node\POLICIES\GOOGLE\Chrome

PUP.DownloadProtect.Heuristic   HKLM\SOFTWARE\POLICIES\GOOGLE\Chrome

Are they false positives or a real threat?

Thanks in advance.

Re: annoying google chrome cookies

Thank you!   I did get rid of some Ad issues using another program. spybot, but it brings some minor issues with it. Also, it is not free. 

Re: Adwcleaner vs Malwarebytes

Referring to the FAQ linked above.

Are both AdwCleaner and Malwarebytes needed?

  • Yes!
  • AdwCleaner and Malwarebytes are designed to work well together
  • AdwCleaner specializes in adware and PUPs removal and does not offer real-time protection. It does a more thorough job of cleaning the left-over traces, OS configurations, and system modifications caused by malware.
  • Malwarebytes focuses more o...

Re: Comment supprimer des dossiers vides dans mes images

  1. Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:44:02 GMT Searching empty directories... Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:44:02 GMT Failed to access files in "C:\inetpub\history" Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:44:02 GMT Failed to access subdirectories in "C:\inetpub\history" Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:44:02 GMT Failed to access files in "C:\inetpub\logs" Fri, 08 Jun 2018 14:44:02 GMT Failed to access subdirectories in "C:\inetpub\logs" Fri, 08 Jun 2018...

Re: Malwarebytes 3 and avira

some google results say this is due to the free premium feature for 14days - true? also the registry warning inconsistently happens on the second pc too but the 90% cpu usage stuff doesnt (eventho both exact same as said before) should my adwcleaner find sth if 1pc is effected by a virus? edit2: just tested again on my second machine and i was wrong when "scan memory" starts the cpu there spike...

Re: Removing artifacts from meshes


What software are you using?

Adwcleaner vs Malwarebytes

Aftr installing a Printer Software Adwcleaner found an Adware.

Adware.FileTour           HKLM\Software\Wow6432Node\Installer

Malwarebytes says my System is clean ? Which Software can i trust ?


Re: PUP's from online studies - harmless or not?

Hi Fleks,

I'm curious, do you have Adwcleaner? and do you run the program ?  PUP's are not cookies.  They are connected to other software/surveys that the user(s) downloads.