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Offline HS2234

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adware got past avast!
« on: February 29, 2012, 02:06:14 AM »
AN ADWARE GOT PAST THE WEB SHEILD>.... WHAT IS WRONG!!!
the adware was adware,trymedia... luckily mbam caught it... but I thought avast's detection was decent... this virus has been around for a long long long time..

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Re: adware got past avast!
« Reply #1 on: February 29, 2012, 02:12:28 AM »
Can you post the edited link for it (hxxp...)?
Did you got any infected file? Can you send it for analysis?
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Offline HS2234

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Re: adware got past avast!
« Reply #2 on: February 29, 2012, 02:24:31 AM »
... mbam already deleted it... sorry.. I think it came from a site likr railroad tycoon

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Re: adware got past avast!
« Reply #3 on: February 29, 2012, 02:26:00 AM »
heres the log

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.60.1.1000
www.malwarebytes.org

Database version: v2012.02.28.06

Windows 7 x64 NTFS

2/28/2012 7:50:07 PM
mbam-log-2012-02-28 (19-50-07).txt

Scan type: Quick scan
Scan options enabled: Memory | Startup | Registry | File System | Heuristics/Extra | Heuristics/Shuriken | PUP | PUM
Scan options disabled: P2P
Objects scanned: 157613
Time elapsed: 4 minute(s), 14 second(s)

Memory Processes Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Detected: 1
HKCU\SOFTWARE\Trymedia Systems (Adware.TryMedia) -> Quarantined and deleted successfully.

Registry Values Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Folders Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

Files Detected: 0
(No malicious items detected)

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Offline Lisandro

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Re: adware got past avast!
« Reply #4 on: February 29, 2012, 02:29:08 AM »
Hmmm... A registry key... Are you sure it's not a false positive from MBAM?
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Offline HS2234

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Re: adware got past avast!
« Reply #5 on: February 29, 2012, 02:58:37 AM »
I dunno...

Offline enigmista63

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Re: adware got past avast!
« Reply #6 on: February 29, 2012, 01:39:28 PM »
Hello Trymedia system inc. distributes supplies such as digital games for PC or DRM cd / dvd, you have a PC game on your PC?

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Re: adware got past avast!
« Reply #7 on: February 29, 2012, 01:56:47 PM »
http://home.mcafee.com/virusinfo/virusprofile.aspx?key=827899

This is NOT a virus and you may have agreed to its download.
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