Category: Antivirus/Antimalware Tools and Issues

Antimalware for Remote
article #168, updated 6 days ago

These days, my first is MalwareBytes:

http://malwarebytes.org

Then if that doesn’t get it all, AdwCleaner:

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/adwcleaner/

Categories:   Antivirus/Antimalware Tools and Issues   Cleanup

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LAN firewall settings for ESET
article #1098, updated 14 days ago

Here they are:

https://support.eset.com/kb332/

Categories:   Antivirus/Antimalware Tools and Issues   Networking Ports & Protocols

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ESET antivirus command-line scanner
article #1087, updated 26 days ago

If your machine has ESET antivirus, it has a very powerful command-line antivirus scanner and cleaner. Here’s a command line I’m using:

"C:\Program Files\ESET\ESET Endpoint Antivirus\ECLS.EXE" /memory /boots /unwanted /clean-mode=delete /quarantine C:\

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Interesting secondary antivirus
article #880, updated 704 days ago

This one appears to work rather well:

http://smadav.en.lo4d.com/

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New malware remover
article #849, updated 784 days ago

Here’s a new one, being recommended by shouldiremoveit.com, appears to work well:

https://www.reasoncoresecurity.com/product.aspx

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Ports used by ESET
article #803, updated 908 days ago

Here is a list:

http://kb.eset.com/esetkb/index?page=content&id=SOLN2221&locale=en_US

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New Antivirus Live CD
article #798, updated 922 days ago

Works well:

http://sourceforge.net/projects/antiviruslivecd/

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Removing Trend Micro Antivirus
article #509, updated 999 days ago

If the Windows uninstaller does not work or fails, things can get difficult. The Trend Micro Diagnostic Toolkit for the product at hand may be necessary. For the Titanium product, it is available here for 32-bit and 64-bit:

http://esupport.trendmicro.com/solution/en-us/1059841.aspx

And a general 32-bit download, at least for some versions, appears here:

http://solutionfile.trendmicro.com/solutionfile/EN-1037161/32bit.exe

And another, a general agent remover, very general:

http://esupport.trendmicro.com/solution/en-US/1057237.aspx

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List of Antivirus Removal Tools
article #721, updated 1160 days ago

Here is a great list of links:

http://kb.eset.com/esetkb/index?page=content&id=SOLN146&product=0&vendor=0

Discovered by the amazing Mike Hunsinger.

Categories:   Antivirus/Antimalware Tools and Issues   Cleanup

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Base Filtering Engine missing, in Vista and Windows 7
article #719, updated 1160 days ago

This service is essential for lots of things, including security in general and antivirus. If it’s missing on Vista or Windows 7, it was probably removed by an infection. A good first step is probably here:

http://kb.eset-la.com/esetkb/index?page=content&id=SOLN2861

Look for the “ESETSirefefCleaner tool”. If that doesn’t do it, try the steps here:

http://www.hageltech.com/blog/2012/02/07/base-filtering-engine-problems.html

Categories:   Cleanup   Antivirus/Antimalware Tools and Issues