1. NuxaaWebs

    Discuss Malware infected image files?

    If image contains malware and that same picture converted to other size with some programs. Is that img still infected?
  2. JM Safe

    Tutorial 3 CMD commands to view if our PC is infected

    CMD commands are often useful to discover if our PC is infected or not. 1. tracert -d to view if there are problems during the communication with an host. 2. arp -a this command is important to view if someone has used our router ARP table (so if someone hacked our network). 3. dir C: attrib...
  3. H

    Solved svchost.exe hollow processes in syswow64 folder!!!!

    I have two hollow process svchost.exe files running from the syswow64 folder! If I visit any antimalware website or antivirus website the web browser closes automatically! I also get ads that keep openening on my google chrome which I can't stop unless I end the 2 hollow processes every time...
  4. Aerdian

    Video Emsisoft Anti-Malware 2018: Review

    Been very busy lately and didn't get around to sharing this review on here. It's the last of the "original" style reviews that I made before getting all of your great suggestions! If you have any suggestions on what I should do next, just let me know.
  5. RoboMan

    Video OSArmor vs malware - RoboMan

    This is a very basic test. I tested OSArmor as a standalone solution, which should never be the case. It's not meant to replace anything or be your first layer defense. OSArmor reaction to: 1. Scripts and general docs 2. Executable applications Tested without network monitoring tools...
  6. shadowfigure

    Adware redirects on browser, scanned with Malwarebytes, Zemana, and Hitman Pro

    This adware appears to hijacks and injects a code onto a browser tab on chrome, creating a popup when you click anywhere on the webpage which redirects to either an IP address, or an HTML link (lang.gz, utarget.ru), which redirects me to a site completely in Russian (quantum-computer.org). So...
  7. Nagisa

    Q&A Thoughts about Google Chrome's integrated malware scanning tool

    What are your thoughts about how much reliable is it?
  8. J

    Zemana detected 2. Syswow 64 svchost.exe files as hollow processes.

    One of the processes are using up 50% of my CPU. The other isn't using any at all. Zemana cannot repair the hollow processes and says "failed to find a replacement file"
  9. G

    Microphones Mute Themselves on My Device, Issue Persists even after Reinstallation on Both Windows and Linux

    Hello, a month back I encountered my microphone is muting itself after a few hours of using. I tried a fix, which made it stop working completely. Full story: Microphone Not Working After Attempt to Fix Auto Muting Apart from that, I tried reinstall both Linux and Windows - different versions...
  10. lapfamlit

    Suspicious programs

    Ok so for some reason I keep getting two programs starting up. One is called Mamoyzwh and Uamoysb. I have no idea how or why they got on my laptop. They just keep popping up randomly. Please help me out because I want to remove this malware or whatever it is. Sorry if I posted in the wrong forum...
  11. E

    Help with google custom search engine malware

    I just started my laptop and find out that whenever I try to search using google or bing I got redirected to cse.google.com. I have tried scanning using malwarebytes and some manual fixes but the problem still persist. Please help me with this problem, thank you.
  12. adelfr2009

    Solved svchost.exe process in syswow64 folder problem consuming CPU

    Hi guys, I need help with this unnamed process svchost in syswow64 folder . it consumes more than 50% of CPU. Sometimes there are 3, only one uses the CPU. When it's running, it closes my browser when I try to find solutions for it. I can close the process, but after a certain time (almost 1h)...
  13. Z

    Browser (chrome problem?) opens ad tab randomly

    Hello, Sometime ago I started having a chrome tab open randomly with a random generated ad tab. Even when chrome isn't running it opens one tab up, so I tried searching for malware problems and noticed that if I searched "malware" or "adware" words, chrome would turn off automatically. I've...
  14. Aerdian

    Video ESET Internet Security 2018 Review

    A quick video reviewing ESET Internet Security 2018. I saw this in the "request" page, so I tested it :) Feedback is definitely welcomed. I also have a written review: ESET Internet Security 2018: Review – I. Cox – Medium
  15. F3niX

    Solved Syswow64 - svchost.exe 50%+ processor usage.

    Recently i installed a malware by mistake , this malware started installing random software and added some toolbars , i managed to remove the toolbar and uninstall all software , but since then and my processor usage is very high , whenever i open task manager i find svchost consuming 50% or...
  16. Spawn

    Security Alert Journalists warned: Free USB fans may contain Malware (Kim-Trump Summit)

    Twitter exploded with security experts telling journalists not to plug the fan in. It could install keylogger software, or hack their email, they warned:
  17. Aerdian

    Discuss Question Regarding Malware Samples

    I have more recently gotten into malware analysis (the last 4-5 months) and I had a few questions about finding and downloading malware samples. I download samples to analyze the malware, test AV programs and see how the detection ratios are. Then, I send any samples that are malicious that...
  18. Aerdian

    Security Alert New Mac cryptominer uses XMRig

    A new Mac cryptominer was discovered this week, after affected users saw their fans whirring out of control and a process named “mshelper” gobbling up CPU time like Cookie Monster. Fortunately, this malware is not very sophisticated and is easy to remove. The malware became public knowledge in a...
  19. C

    Solved svchost.exe malwere

    Hey guys :) I have problem with malware in syswow64\svchost.exe. I see other people publishing the same problem here. The symptom is my cpu usage is up to 60% by unnamed process (in task mgr). Process is connected with svchost.exe which is located in Windows\syswow64. I have used anti-malware...
  20. JM Safe

    Q&A The first things to do if you suspect an infection

    Sometimes when you work with your PC can happen you suddenly think that you are infected by malware maybe because of slowdowns, etc. These are the first things I would do: 1. Install Process Explorer and view all processes running and view if you see something suspicious (Process Explorer...