Re: AdwCleaner 7.1.1 false positive with Vulkan

Checked on my 3 other Nvidia GC PC's and didn't find the "C:\Windows\System32\Unknown" folder.

This folder has been installed on march.

Vulkan runtime libraries come from NVidia drivers. As they appear useless for me I uninstalled them on my 4 PC's.

Not sure now that it's not a malware...

HiSpeed, 2018-05-01 10:35:03 (UTC)

I think you must check this issue on Microsoft forums there you'l...

Strange toolbar on my browser

Hi there,

My son has infected my computer with some kind of malware. New toolbar has apperaed on my chrome browser ( virus/toolbar i don't know). I have found a tutorial and did all the steps, but it did not help. I am thinking of buying ADWCleaner. Will it help me?

Thanks a lot

False positive with and now

Hi guys,

Probably a false positive:

# -------------------------------
# Malwarebytes AdwCleaner
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# Build:    09-19-2018
# Database:  (Cloud)
# Support:
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# Mode: Scan
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# Start:    09-20-2018
# Duration: 00:00:09
# OS:       Windows 7 Professional

Re: False Positives

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

# -------------------------------
# Malwarebytes AdwCleaner
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# Build:    07-17-2018
# Database: 2018-07-19.5
# Support:
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# Mode: Scan
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# Start:    07-20-2018
# Du...

False Positives

No detection with version 7.2.1

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

# ------------------------------- # Malwarebytes AdwCleaner # ------------------------------- # Build:    07-17-2018 # Database: 2018-07-16.3 # Support: # # ------------------------------- # Mode: Scan # ------------------------------- # St...

Re: AdwCleaner 7.2.0 indicated version?

Remove botton. 1) pc1: no messages from Comodo > Remove botton works well; 2) pc2: messages from Comodo, I click on Allow as Safe application > Remove botton doesnt work, nothing happens.

Problem fully resolved by doing: Comodo > Applications> right click > "Unlock %temp% folder: uninstall.bat". ok!

PS: Comodo deleted your adwcleaner.exe when trying to copy it into a pendrive marking it as Ma...

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: Malwarebytes 3 and avira


It's not only for Avira users - as I said above, it may result on unpredicted conflicts.

I do not recommend having multiple antiviruses running at the same time.

Re: Malwarebytes 3 and avira

Hi Cocochepeau, would you recommend disabling the real-time protection when using Malwarebytes 3 no matter what antivirus program you're using or is does that advice only for the Avira users?

Help with this Hijack / reg infection

Hi everybody,

I'am in trouble with an infection from a infected installation (all files, archives, download... from this has been removed).

After cleaning all suspicious programs on my compture (with CCleaner), I have clean up all caches files and repair the registre with it.

In third I do scan and clean up with the lasted version of Malwarebytes ; ADWcleaner ; Rkill and UnHackMe. Juste Male...