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Offline mingtian3229

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Avast Virus Update History
« on: January 06, 2021, 06:00:46 PM »
Is it likely that Avast will once again maintain the Virus Update History page?  No update since Oct 10th, 2019.

Or is it re-located to somewhere else?


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Re: Avast Virus Update History
« Reply #1 on: January 06, 2021, 06:59:24 PM »
In all honesty I feel this history if of very limited use.

If you just look at the last entry on that list:
 HTML:PhishingWapp-H [Phish], ELF:Mirai-AOF [Trj], ELF:Mirai-AOG [Trj], MacOS:Agent-IG [PUP], HTML:PhishingAmz-CZ [Phish]

Just what information can be gleaned from that entry, miscellaneous/generic information ?

Given that there are multiple VPS Updates daily and streaming updates (aprox 3 min intervals), maintaining this list is also intensive.
Windows 10 Home 64bit/ Acer Aspire F15/ Intel Core i5 7200U 2.5GHz, 8GB DDR4 memory, 256GB SSD, 1TB HDD/ avast! free 24.6.6121 (build 24.6.9241.848) UI 1.0.809/ Firefox, uBlock Origin, uMatrix/ MailWasher Pro/ Avast! Mobile Security