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UPDATES - January 30, 2007

by roddy32 / January 29, 2007 7:10 PM PST
BOClean FILEDATE: 2007-01-30 09:15:58 (UTC)

ONE HUNDRED AND FOUR new nasties for a total of 20514 UNIQUE infectors (237,909 variants of these including trojans, worms, bots, hijackers, downloaders, spam proxies, rootkits, adware, spyware, keyloggers, "dialers" and other malware in total) covered in today's update for BOClean 4.22. BOClean 4.21 and earlier are no longer supported and MUST be upgraded.

To UPDATE your existing BOClean database, doubleclick on your BOClean traybar icon and select "check for update" to have BOClean automatically collect and install your update for you. BOClean is designed to perform an autoupdate if left configured to do so. If you have problems with the autoupdate program, check your firewall settings - we use passive FTP download instead of the more conventional HTTP method and some firewalls may refuse to allow the program to connect unless you set rules to permit the BOClean autoupdate program to collect them. Please consult your firewall's instructions on how to do this if the update program is stopped or crashed by your firewall.

Please ALSO note that updates of the database do NOT "UPGRADE" BOClean 4.21 and earlier to 4.22. Doing so requires that we send you a replacement or (if you paid for the "extended download" when you purchased BOClean) you can go back and redownload BOClean from Digital River and obtain the 4.22 upgrade yourself. If you didn't opt for the "extended download" premium option at additional cost at time of purchase, then you need to contact upgrade@nsclean.com in order to upgrade to 4.22. Information on what you need to do in order to GET your upgrade are detailed here:

http://www.nsclean.com/upgrade.html

Please also note that if you ever miss an update (or several) the update you collect includes *ALL* previous update information. There is no need to go hunting down other updates. The current one is always complete.
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Windows Live Messenger 8.1.0178
by Donna Buenaventura / January 29, 2007 7:13 PM PST
Windows Live Messenger 8.1.0178
Note: This is a final version. Users of Windows Live Messenger should receive an alert that there's new version. If not, you may download the new version at:
http://get.live.com/messenger/overview

What's New?
http://get.live.com/messenger/whatsnew
If you're upgrading from Windows Live Messenger 8.0, you'll see lots of changes in this version:
Roaming Identity - Your display name, picture, and personal message follow you wherever you go
Contact Card - Easier access and more data about your friends with a redesigned and smarter look
SMS Phone Book and Icon - Quicker way to send an SMS to your friends and family or add their number
Status Menu includes sign-out - Easy sign-out option is right in the status menu
And more - Underlying platform upgrades will improve your overall experience with system performance, automatic updates, and sign-in

If you're upgrading from MSN Messenger 7.5, you'll see all the latest changes plus:
Sharing Folders - Share files, pictures, and videos of any size
Offline Messaging - Send messages to friends even when they're offline
PC to Phone and Mobile calling - Service provided by Verizon Web Calling
Unified MSN Hotmail and Messenger contacts
And, connect with your friends on Yahoo! Messenger
All the stuff you had before will be there, only better!

System Requirements
Windows XP
Windows Vista
More at http://get.live.com/messenger/sysreq
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ZoneAlarm Anti-virus
by roddy32 / January 29, 2007 7:44 PM PST

Anti-virus signature DAT file version:30.4.3358.000

To check your signature DAT file versions, go to the "Overview" section of ZA. Click on the "Product Info" tab. In the "Version Information" Section, your DAT versions should be listed there. An easier method will be to right-click the ZA icon on the taskbar and click "About..."

notes: 1.At this time there is no updates page for ZoneLabs.
2. Depending on the product version you are using, your DAT file number may be different.

http://www.zonelabs.com/store/content/home.jsp

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ZoneAlarm Anti-virus (2)
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 6:23 AM PST
In reply to: ZoneAlarm Anti-virus

Anti-virus signature DAT file version:30.4.3360.000

To check your signature DAT file versions, go to the "Overview" section of ZA. Click on the "Product Info" tab. In the "Version Information" Section, your DAT versions should be listed there. An easier method will be to right-click the ZA icon on the taskbar and click "About..."

notes: 1.At this time there is no updates page for ZoneLabs.
2. Depending on the product version you are using, your DAT file number may be different.

http://www.zonelabs.com/store/content/home.jsp

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ClamAV database updated #2505
by roddy32 / January 29, 2007 8:13 PM PST
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Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 1.5.0_11
by Donna Buenaventura / January 29, 2007 8:14 PM PST
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(NT) What's the difference between JRE 1.5.0.11 and 6.0?
by Harv / January 30, 2007 3:53 AM PST
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Hi Harv
by tomron / January 30, 2007 4:23 AM PST

1.5.0.11 is the update for 5.0

6.0 is the latest version.

Tom

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Why would one stay with 5.0, if 6.0 is the latest version?
by Harv / January 30, 2007 7:27 AM PST
In reply to: Hi Harv

Is there any difference in what each version offers?

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Harv
by tomron / January 30, 2007 9:22 AM PST

This LINK gives a brief explanation,and very brief at that.Scroll down about half way to,"What is different with java 6 from java 5?"

If you want to install Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6.

Tom

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Which raises the question...
by tomron / January 30, 2007 8:33 PM PST

if JRE 1.4,JRE 5.0 or 1.5:,and JRE 6.0 or 1.6 supports Windows 2000 and XP,since there are options how does one determine which one.

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Use whichever one works for YOU Tom but
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 9:51 PM PST

just make sure whichever one you use has the latest update installed for it.

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NOD32 - 2019 (20070130)
by roddy32 / January 29, 2007 8:37 PM PST
2007-01-30 08:40
HTML/Amazofraud.M, HTML/Amazofraud.N, HTML/Bankfraud.PD, HTML/Bankfraud.PF, HTML/Bankfraud.PG, HTML/Bankfraud.PH (2), HTML/Bankfraud.PJ, HTML/Bankfraud.PK, HTML/Bankfraud.PN, HTML/Fraud.J, HTML/Fraud.L, HTML/Fraud.M, JS/Exploit.Orkut.A, Linux/Exploit.Small.D, Perl/Exploit.PhpBB.L, Win32/Fujacks.AD, Win32/Medbot.GC (2), Win32/Nuwar, Win32/PSW.Small.NAM (3), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Busky (2), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Dadobra.MP, Win32/TrojanDownloader.Small.NOD, Win32/TrojanDownloader.Small.NRY, Win32/TrojanDownloader.Zlob.AQR (4), Win32/VB.BH
http://www.eset.eu/podpora/aktualizacia-2019-20070130?lng=en
http://www.eset.eu/support/update-xy1
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NOD32 - 2020 (20070130)
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 12:45 AM PST
2007-01-30 17:26
A97M/TrojanDropper.Agent.D, ASP/Titshell.A, BAT/AddShare.B, BAT/Agent.M (2), BAT/Agent.N, BAT/DelAll.AS, BAT/DelFiles.BE, BAT/KillWin.AT, BAT/PSW.Small.A, BAT/Shutdown.AA, HTML/Fraud.AI, HTML/TrojanDownloader.Agent.AQ (2), HTML/TrojanDownloader.Agent.BM (3), HTML/TrojanDownloader.Agent.BN (3), HTML/TrojanDownloader.Agent.BO, HTML/TrojanDownloader.Agent.NAB, IRC/Flood.BI, IRC/Kelebek.AC, IRC/SdBot (2), IRC/Tedeto.A, JS/PornTool.Navigator.A, JS/TrojanDownloader.Agent.BV, JS/TrojanDownloader.Agent.BW, JS/TrojanDownloader.Agent.BX (3), JS/TrojanDownloader.Agent.BY (2), JS/TrojanDownloader.Agent.BZ, JS/TrojanDownloader.Agent.CB, JS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.CO, JS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.CU, JS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.CV, JS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.CW, JS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.CX, JS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.CY, JS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.CZ, JS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.DA, JS/TrojanDownloader.Small.DS, JS/TrojanDownloader.Small.DT, Linux/Exploit.Small.A, Linux/Exploit.Small.B, Linux/Exploit.Small.C, Linux/Hacktool.CleanLog.A, Linux/Hacktool.Shell.Scash.B, Linux/Hacktool.Shell.Scash.C, Perl/Hacktool.BBSXP.B, Perl/RemoteAdmin.Cgi-telnet.A, Perl/Small.A, Perl/Small.F, PHP/HackTool.Inject.E, PHP/NetTool.Pbot.A, PP97M/TrojanDropper.Agent.Q, Python/Brutsh.A, Python/Small.A, Python/Small.B, SymbOS/Appdisabler.R (2), SymbOS/Appdisabler.S (2), SymbOS/Appdisabler.T (2), Unix/Flooder.MailSpam.D, VBS/Casamos.A (2), VBS/Leslie.A, VBS/Melissa, VBS/StartPage.BG (2), VBS/TrojanClicker.Agent.A (2), VBS/TrojanDownloader.Agent.F, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.DU, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.DW, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.DX, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.DY, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.DZ, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.EA, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Small.CR, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Small.CS, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Small.CT, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Small.CV, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Small.CW (2), VBS/TrojanDownloader.Small.CY, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Small.CZ, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Small.DA, VBS/TrojanDownloader.Small.DC, W97M/TrojanDropper.1Table.CN, Win32/Adware.Ncast (54), Win32/Adware.Virtumonde, Win32/Agent.NAU (4), Win32/Allaple.A, Win32/Exploit.MS05-013.E (2), Win32/Exploit.MS06-006.E, Win32/Hoax.Renos.Y, Win32/IpxCtrl (2), Win32/Medbot.GD (2), Win32/PSW.Delf.LK, Win32/PSW.LdPinch.BLH (2), Win32/PSW.Legendmir.NEK (2), Win32/PSW.Maran.CJ (4), Win32/PSW.QQRob.NAQ (2), Win32/PSW.WOW.NBK (2), Win32/Ridnu.C (2), Win32/Rootkit.Agent.DI (3), Win32/Spy.Bancos.NFG, Win32/Spy.Banker.CHC (2), Win32/Spy.Banker.NTI (2), Win32/Spy.Banker.NTJ (2), Win32/Spy.BZub.NCQ (3), Win32/Spy.Delf.OR, Win32/Spy.Tiny.C (3), Win32/Spy.VB.NBU (2), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Banload.BCL, Win32/TrojanDownloader.Banload.BTM (2), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Banload.NMK (2), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Busky.BD (3), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Busky.BE (2), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Delf.ALI, Win32/TrojanDownloader.Delf.BQQ (3), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Delf.NQR (4), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Delf.NQS (2), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Delf.NQT, Win32/TrojanDownloader.IstBar.NN, Win32/TrojanDownloader.Nurech.AB, Win32/TrojanDownloader.Nurech.NAD (2), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Small.DQN, Win32/TrojanDropper.VB.OO (2), Win32/VB.AC (3), Win32/VB.NDE (2), Win32/VB.NJM (2)
http://www.eset.sk/podpora/aktualizacia-2020-20070130
http://www.eset.sk/en/support/update-xy1
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NOD32 - 2021 (20070130)
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 1:34 AM PST
2007-01-30 18:05
IRC/Tedeto.A, VBS/Younga.A, Win32/Adware.Ncast (9), Win32/Agent.NGJ (4), Win32/Agent.WJ, Win32/IRCBot.VU, Win32/Mkar (2), Win32/Mkar.H (3), Win32/Nuwar.gen, Win32/Qhost, Win32/Randon.AB (2), Win32/Spy.Banker.AWA, Win32/Spy.Banker.BIG, Win32/Spy.Banker.NTU (2), Win32/Spy.Tiny.C (3), Win32/StartPage.NGV, Win32/TrojanDownloader.Banload.NML (2), Win32/TrojanDownloader.Busky.AZ, Win32/TrojanDownloader.Busky.BE, Win32/TrojanDownloader.Zlob, Win32/Virut.5127
http://www.eset.eu/support/update-xy1
http://www.eset.eu/podpora/aktualizacia-2021-20070130?lng=en
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NOD32 - 2022 (20070130)
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 7:26 AM PST
2007-01-31 00:13
Linux/Mare.G, Win32/PSW.LdPinch.NCX (2), VBS/TrojanDownloader.Psyme.NAS, Win32/TrojanDownloader.Zlob.AQS (4), Win32/Amiricil.A, Win32/Amiricil.B, Win32/Bagle.GQ (2), Win32/Banwarum.F, Win32/Braban.A, Win32/Brontok.A, Win32/Busan.E, Win32/Combra.T, Win32/Delf.AA, Win32/Delf.AG, Win32/Delf.AGA, Win32/Delf.AGN, Win32/Kidala.I (2), Win32/Lewor.J, Win32/Locksky.AU, Win32/Maslan.B (2), Win32/Mofeir.AD, Win32/Mofeir.I (2), Win32/Mytob.AB, Win32/Mytob.EG, Win32/Nemasana.B, Win32/Ofigel.A (2), Win32/Outa, Win32/Padobot.M, Win32/Padobot.N, Win32/Rays, Win32/RJump.A (6), Win32/RJump.C, Win32/Small.F, Win32/Small.FH (2), Win32/SpyBot.BL, Win32/Stration (34), Win32/VB.AC (6), Win32/VB.AH, Win32/VB.AHD (3), Win32/VB.AO, Win32/VB.AO (2), Win32/VB.AOO, Win32/VB.AOT, Win32/VB.AR (18), Win32/VB.ARB (2), Win32/VB.ARK, Win32/VB.ARL, Win32/VB.ARO, Win32/VB.ARP, Win32/VB.ARR, Win32/VB.ARS, Win32/VB.ARU, Win32/VB.ARW (2), Win32/VB.ARX, Win32/VB.AS, Win32/VB.ASB, Win32/VB.ASC (2), Win32/VB.ASE (2), Win32/VB.ASH (2), Win32/VB.ASJ (3), Win32/VB.ASN (2), Win32/VB.ASO (3), Win32/VB.ASQ, Win32/VB.ASR (2), Win32/VB.*ss (2), Win32/VB.AST, Win32/VB.ASU, Win32/VB.ASV (8), Win32/VB.ASW (17), Win32/VB.ASX (3), Win32/VB.ASY (4), Win32/VB.CK, Win32/VB.CM, Win32/VB.CN (4), Win32/VB.EG (2), Win32/Volag.C (3), Win32/Yever.B
http://www.eset.eu/podpora/aktualizacia-2022-20070130?lng=en
http://www.eset.eu/support/update-xy1
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Update AVG 7.5 - AVI 268.17.15/ 659
by roddy32 / January 29, 2007 8:43 PM PST
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Update AVG 7.5 - AVI 268.17.16/ 660
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 5:46 AM PST
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Update AVG 7.5 - AVI 268.17.17/ 661
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 10:41 AM PST
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TrojanHunter 4.6 Ruleset Update - Jan 29, 2007
by roddy32 / January 29, 2007 9:01 PM PST

An updated TrojanHunter ruleset is available. This update adds at least 37 new trojan definitions:

Obfuscated.159
SDBot.953
SpamTool.Agent.125
TrojanClicker.BHO.119
TrojanDownloader.Agent.1068
TrojanDownloader.Agent.1067
TrojanDownloader.Banload.926
TrojanDownloader.Nurech.122
TrojanDownloader.Small.1166
TrojanSpy.BZub.144
VB.516
Worm.Banwarum.122
Worm.Warezof.334
Worm.Zhelatin.104
ZlobDropper.619
ZlobDropper.618
Hupigon.633
IRC.Zapchast.179
IRC.Zapchast.178
Obfuscated.158
Tibs.263
TrojanDownloader.Agent.1066
TrojanDownloader.Banload.925
TrojanDownloader.Banload.924
TrojanDownloader.Banload.923
TrojanDownloader.Delf.646
TrojanDownloader.Small.1165
TrojanDownloader.Small.1164
TrojanDownloader.Tiny.190
TrojanDropper.Small.302
TrojanSpy.Bancos.544
TrojanSpy.Bancos.543
TrojanSpy.Bancos.542
TrojanSpy.Banker.1577
Worm.Zhelatin.103
ZlobDropper.617
ZlobDropper.616

Licensed TrojanHunter users can easily update using TrojanHunter's LiveUpdate utility.

If you are using the trial version of TrojanHunter, use LiveUpdate after installation and then manually update (once a week or more is recommended).

Manual update is currently not available, will be fixed soon.


You should have 104916 rules
http://www.misec.net/forum/board/RulesetUpdates/1170128524

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F-Prot 01/29/2007
by roddy32 / January 29, 2007 9:27 PM PST
Virus Signature Files
For all versions of F-PROT Antivirus except version 6 and later
o Application/Script viruses and Trojans (29 January 2007 )
o Document/Office/Macro viruses (29 January 2007)
F-PROT Antivirus can detect a total of 374345 worms, viruses and other malicious programs with these latest virus signature files.
Version 6 of F-PROT Antivirus can detect a total of 486703 worms, viruses and other malicious programs with its latest virus signature file. This number differs from that of other versions of F-PROT Antivirus due to differences in design and structure.
http://www.f-prot.com/products/currentversions.html
http://www.f-prot.com/download/signaturefiles.html
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Tauscan
by roddy32 / January 29, 2007 10:10 PM PST
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a-squared signature update
by roddy32 / January 29, 2007 10:40 PM PST
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a-squared signature update 01/31/2007
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 11:40 AM PST
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AVG anti-spyware 15:14 CET
by roddy32 / January 29, 2007 10:57 PM PST
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Kaspersky Product Update (Vista compatible)
by Donna Buenaventura / January 30, 2007 12:56 AM PST
Kaspersky Internet Security 6.0 & Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0 (Maintenance Pack 2)
Version 6.0.2.614 (compatible with Windows Vista)
http://www.kaspersky.com/productupdates?chapter=186437046
http://www.kaspersky.com/productupdates?chapter=186435857

"Kaspersky announces the release of Maintenance Pack 2 for Kaspersky Internet Security 6.0 and Kaspersky Anti-Virus 6.0, personal products that protect computers against IT threats. An essential new feature introduced in Maintenance Pack 2 is support for Windows Vista, the new Microsoft operating system."
http://www.kaspersky.com/news?id=207575485
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NAV Daily
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 2:22 AM PST
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avast! 4.x VPS (released: 30.1.2007, version: 000709-0)
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 2:47 AM PST
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McAfee Daily #4952
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 3:33 AM PST
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ZoneAlarm Anti-spyware
by roddy32 / January 30, 2007 6:19 AM PST

Anti-spyware signature DAT file version:01.200701.885

To check your signature DAT file versions, go to the "Overview" section of ZA. Click on the "Product Info" tab. In the "Version Information" Section, your DAT versions should be listed there. An easier method will be to right-click the ZA icon on the taskbar and click "About..."

notes: 1.At this time there is no updates page for ZoneLabs.
2. Depending on the product version you are using, your DAT file number may be different.

http://www.zonelabs.com/store/content/home.jsp

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