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Q: Kaspersky Security Cloud?

Hello to all,

today saw a commercial about Kaspersky Security Cloud. Was thinking whaaaattt...??!!

So today reinstalled Windows 10 64bit clean on a new GPT EFI Dynamic Drive and must say, that thing is snappy.

Kaspersky Version 18.0.0.405(b)

The interface and features feel allot like the Internet Security 2017 but allot more smooth.

My Question to you all here in the Community is how do you think about it?

My Security config. changed again. Will post a new one soon.

Best regards
Val.

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Preferred Solution: Kaspersky Security Cloud?

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A: Kaspersky Security Cloud?

I'm waiting that Kaspersky releases it in Belgium to buy it ! But it looks very promising

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Hi, really sorry if this is the wrong place or the wrong kind of forum to ask these kind of questions (alot of you guys seem like pros haha)

My Kaspersky AV licence is up and i'm looking at buying Total Security for another year and saw on Kaspersky website this new software they are calling Kaspersky Security cloud. The page for my knowledge is a little vague and it just looks kind of like Total Security repackaged.

Is there any crucial differences in KTS and this new Security cloud that would benefit me buying that instead?

Thanks for your time
 

A:Kaspersky Total Security or Kaspersky Security Cloud

Are you referring to Endpoint Security Cloud? If so it's for business customers only. If you're referring to something else could you please link to it.

If you're happy with KTS then I see no reason why you shouldn't renew it.
 

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Has anyone had/got any experience with Kaspersky Endpoint Security Cloud? Trying it out, seems very good.
 

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More info:

KS: 18.0.0.222 - Kaspersky Lab Forum
 

A:Kaspersky Security Cloud KS: 18.0.0.222 beta

who got license for K total security 17 will get update ?
 

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Can i use Comodo Cloud Antivirus with Kaspersky Internet Security 2017 on Windows 10 x64? Is there any problem with this combo.
I only want to use the sandbox as Kaspersky does not compatible with sandboxie.
 

A:Kaspersky With Comodo Cloud Antivirus

IMO, seems overkill. Kaspersky configured correctly should give you plenty of protection.

EDIT: see Kaspersky guide in forums for max protection.
 

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Kaspersky Lab Presents a New Version of Kaspersky Small Office Security to Reflect Modern Needs of Small Business
​Kaspersky Lab announces its latest edition of the Kaspersky Small Office Security, the company?s security solution built specifically for businesses with fewer than 25 employees. This solution provides world-class protection and easy use without the need for specialist IT skills. New features make it easier to focus valuable resources on running and developing the business while keeping operations, customer?s and employee?s data secure.

Nowadays, small businesses are frequently becoming prey for cybercriminals because they generally pay less attention for cybersecurity while housing increasingly valuable data. According to recent survey results, the share of companies that allow usage of personal employee?s devices within the corporate network has grown to 62% in 2014. At the same time, although businesses realize that customer?s personal information (25%), payment requisites (13%) and trade secrets (12%) are among top priorities of their information security needs, they keep taking very basic protective measures, relying, for example, on free anti-malware products. Respondents indicated that they desire a powerful, but simple and easy-to-use security solution that would come at an affordable price.

Kaspersky Small Office Security is equipped with enterprise-grade technologies, but it was designed specifically to serve the needs of very small bu... Read more

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Windows 10 64 Pro Anniversary Build Latest Update
Kaspersky Internet Security 2017 Latest Update
No other RealTime security software.

My portable programs SecurMyBit, VidCoder, etc... were under "Low Restricted" in Application Control.
I move them to "Trusted" in AC.
After couple of days, the programs rules are neither in "Trusted" or "Low Restricted".
When I run the programs, they appear under "Low Restricted" And I again move them to "Trusted" But after couple of days the same mentioned above i.e the programs rules are neither in "Trusted" or "Low Restricted".

Is it a bug or bug on Windows 10 64 or bug in KIS 2017 or ............?

Any info?

Any Kaspersky users experience the above?
 

A:Kaspersky Application Control - Kaspersky Internet Security 2017 bug?

Yes, this happens & not only in 2017 but in earlier versions as well.

I experience it as well, but not quite often as you are. Mine comes when i am disconnected from internet for a while & then connect again, then (i guess) KSN checks the app control rules again & places them (apps) as described in the KSN rule-set.

The problem come from the setting 'Load rule for applications from KSN' in application control, which is enabled by default.

This shouldn't be a problem if you are using default settings (Auto-mode) as Low restricted is basically Trusted in auto-mode. But if you use interactive mode, this causes a lot of prompts which can be quite annoying.
 

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More info: Kaspersky 365\KAV\KIS\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.611RC - Kaspersky Lab Forum
 

A:Kaspersky 365\KAV\Kaspersky Internet Security\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.611RC

Hello friends I thing and installed and and had many problems the keyboard did not work correctly and half a screen of death with Windows 10, whether that care, good luck to all.
 

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As far as I know, the main difference is that KAV does not have Application Control, but Kaspersky Internet Security does.
Does this make a big difference in protection?
I am asking because I want to combo Kaspersky with an app that has a HIPS component, so I need to use KAV rather than KIS.
 

A:how good Internet Security Kaspersky AntiVirus, as compared to Kaspersky Internet Security?

Application control and Trusted Applications Mode are a great additional layer of protection. Which app do you want to add to Kaspersky? IMO KIS would be the best. TAM is really great.
 

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More info: Kaspersky 365\KAV\KIS\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.557 - Kaspersky Lab Forum
 

A:Kaspersky 365\KAV\Kaspersky Internet Security\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.557

Thanks for the infos
I'm curious to see what are the new features in this (beta) version

(Your www.kaspersky.com links to https://malwaretips.com/www.kaspersky.com)
 

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More info: Kaspersky 365\KAV\KIS\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.423 - Kaspersky Lab Forum

Be a bit patient, still uploading...
 

A:Kaspersky 365\KAV\Kaspersky Internet Security\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.423

wow it seem KIS 2017 will come soon, happy to see whats new in 2017 version
 

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Kaspersky 365\KAV\KIS\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.369 - Kaspersky Lab Forum

Be a bit patient, still uploading installers...
 

A:Kaspersky 365\KAV\Kaspersky Internet Security\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.369

Good news thanks for sharing
 

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More info: Kaspersky 365\KAV\KIS\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.326 - Kaspersky Lab Forum
 

A:Kaspersky 365\KAV\Kaspersky Internet Security\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.326

What new features include Beta 17?.
 

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More info: Kaspersky 365\KAV\KIS\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.302 - Kaspersky Lab Forum

They are still uploading the installers, so be a bit patient
 

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More Info: KAV/KIS/KTS 2016 MR1 Patch B is available for testing. - Kaspersky Lab Forum

Testable fixes and features:
It contain hotfix of critical bug in klim6 driver, that was activated after one of MS updates.
We plan to reliase patch in very short time, please - test it in next two days!Click to expand...
 

A:Kaspersky KAV\Kaspersky Internet Security\KTS [MR1]: 16.0.1.445 Patch A

Sorry! I took the same template of Patch A, and forgot to change A -> B!.

Could any Mod edit the thread tittle please?
 

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More info: Kaspersky 365\KAV\KIS\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.433 - Kaspersky Lab Forum
 

A:Kaspersky 365\KAV\Kaspersky Internet Security\KTS\KSOS: 17.0.0.433

Great
 

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hi

i want chang my internet security please help me

now bitdefender 2016 but very heavy

thanks
 

A:Kaspersky 2016 Vs Eset Smart Security 9 Vs Emsisoft internet Security 11 Vs Avira intent Security

If you come from Bitdefender then I would recommend you KIS2016, quite light; very effective. ESET is also a good option, Emsisoft same stuff. If you like smooth and less interactive protection ESET and Kaspersky would be better, Emsisoft is cool but a bit more interactive IMO.
 

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More info in: Kaspersky 365\KAV\KIS\KTS: 17.0.0.225 - Kaspersky Lab Forum

Index of /devbuilds/KAVKISKTSKSOSKFA_2017/17.0.0.225/
 

A:Kaspersky 365\KAV\Kaspersky Internet Security\KTS: 17.0.0.225

Any screenshots?
 

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Discussion thread: Kaspersky 365\KAV\KIS\KTS [MR1]: 16.0.1.445 RC - Kaspersky Lab Forum

Index of /devbuilds/KAVKISKTSKFA_2016MR1/16.0.1.445 RC/
 

A:Kaspersky 365\KAV\Kaspersky Internet Security\KTS [MR1]: 16.0.1.445 RC

MR1 Final is really near!
 

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http://www.kaspersky.com/kaspersky_internet_security
 

A:kaspersky finally out with kaspersky internet security 2010 and anivius 2010.

bang....!
 

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Earlier I was using Bitdefender and thought Bitdefender was the number 1 and Kaspersky is the number 2. But After coming to this forum I realized that the reality is completely different! Some products have trouble working with Windows 10, some have trouble protecting 64bit systems. I did some digging and settled with two products. Kaspersky and ESET. Im using a Windows 10 64 bit system. What product might be the best for such a setup?
 

A:ESET Smart Security 9 vs Kaspersky Internet Security 2016 for Win 10 64bit

For purely protection basis you may go to ESET SS 9 as you can tweak the HIPS for protection and their Sandbox (Banking) + so far the architecture (x64) isn't affected from performance.

KIS 2016 is a promising suite, however until now limited components working from prevention due to Windows 10 environment which the developers make a note to fix those issues; but overall a balance concept where you can tweak more from numerous components.

Somehow the system impact tends to be consistent as light for ESET than Kaspersky.

Still brace yourself to see those possible unique characteristics.
 

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hello , i just want to know in Behavior Blocker , Norton is better? or Kaspersky is better ?

thanks friends
 

A:[Behavior Blocker] Norton Security vs Kaspersky Internet Security 2016

As for Kaspersky, I have not used it since about 2009 when it was Kaspersky PURE so I cannot really comment. But as for Norton, it blocks unknown files it doesn't have a HIPS as such but any program being stupid of trying to access websites and files they shouldn't get blocked by SONAR their zero-day and zero-hour malware component.
 

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Which one is the best ?
better detection
Less false positives
Worth less in the system

I bought a license for ESET Smart Security 9, apparently Antivirus is excellent, very saw videos of comparisons with other antivirus, and it pleased me a lot, both in the interface and usability!
I was in doubt of which pay a license, get me out of this doubt, what do you think best?
Thank you!
I hope you understand my question!
I used Google Translate, I'm from Brazil.
Thank you again!
 

A:ESET Smart Security 9 VS Kaspersky Internet Security 2016?

Kaspersky for better detection and I think also less false positive

but you said "I bought a license for ESET Smart Security 9" so just use it then. Eset is good too, very light on system
 

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Which one you would you prefer out of them.
 

A:Kaspersky Internet Security vs ESET Smart Security

ESET Smart Security 7
 

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I am looking for some help and advice from my fellow forum members. I'm currently using Zone Alarm Internet Security and it's due to expire in 30 days. I've been thinking about changing to either Kaspersky Internet Security or ESET Smart Security for a number of reasons.

Firstly, both products seem to offer excellent independent anti virus products. Secondly, I prefer whole integrated suites and I know one of the criticisms is the large memory and CPU consumption that they use. However, these two products seem to have a relatively small memory footprint.

I was just wondering if anybody had used either of these products and how they found them.

Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
 

A:Kaspersky Internet Security or ESET Smart Security?

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While I play GTA Vice City, sometimes an security message appears:

"Behavior like keylogger. Detected"
can anybody please tell me what this error message means?

 

A:Solved: Security message from Kaspersky Internet Security

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My current AV is about to expire so it's time to purchase another year of protection.  I've been running Norton Security with good results but am wondering if I should switch.  Norton as you know is not included in the AV Comparatives but of the paid for choices Kaspersky is rated highly.
 
Can anyone help me decide if I should continue with Norton or make the jump to Kaspersky?
 
Also Amazon has prior year versions of Norton and Kaspersky available for substantial savings. 
 
Will these prior year versions automatically update to the current version when installed?
 
Thanks

A:Norton Security Deluxe vs Kaspersky Internet Security

Although Norton (Symantec) is as good as any other well known anti-virus program, it is costly, requires numerous services and running processes that consume system resources and often results in complaints of high CPU usage. Anti-virus software components insert themselves deep into the operating systems core where they install kernel mode drivers that load at boot-up and create files/folders/registry entries in various locations.I have read from other users that Norton has made improvements in newer versions of their software so they are not as resource heavy as past versions...while others still say differently. Those issues plus the cost factor are the primary reason many folks look for a free alternative. IMO, Norton is better utilized in an Enterprise system environment protecting many client computers. With that said, there are a lot of folks who prefer using Norton (especially if it came preinstalled) and there is nothing wrong with staying with a product you are satisfied with.Norton Security Standard, Deluxe and Premium (formerly Norton Internet Security) are suites which means they include additional features in addition to anti-virus protection. Some of those extra features will also consume resources and affect performance. Symantec Endpoint Protection includes many of the same features but is intended for small businesses with several computers and servers.I'm not an advocate of suites. All-in-one tools and suites are filled with extra features (including "bells... Read more

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Have been persuaded to use Kaspersky and am awaiting download. Do I have to remove Sec Essentials before installing Kasp ?

A:MS Security Essential and Kaspersky Internet Security 2014

Yes, it's better to remove any other antivirus prior to install a new one. Reason is that two active antivirus scanning the system at the same time may conflict between them and unnecessarily slow down your system.

Always have only one antivirus doing on-access system scanning. Keeping MSE or anything else just for on-demand scans is fine.

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Which one is the best ?
better detection
Less false positives
Worth less in the system

I bought a license for ESET Smart Security 9, apparently Antivirus is excellent, very saw videos of comparisons with other antivirus, and it pleased me a lot, both in the interface and usability!
I was in doubt of which pay a license, get me out of this doubt, what do you think best?
Thank you!
I hope you understand my question!
I used Google Translate, I'm from Brazil.
Thank you again!
 

A:ESET Smart Security 9 x Kaspersky Internet Security ?

Kaspersky for better detection and I think also less false positive

but you said "I bought a license for ESET Smart Security 9" so just use it then. Eset is good too, very light on system
 

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I'm on a dilemma here. Was planning to leave Avast Free behind and choose from a paid suite.

Norton Security Standard (lastest version)
Kaspersky Internet Security (lastest version)

What would you recommend for home use and advanced knowledge? Thanks!

Aditional notes:
Chosen product will be on max settings
Will use the suite firewall (on max settings)
Will be used along with VodooShield and HitmanPro.Alert

 

A:Norton Security Standard vs Kaspersky Internet Security

Both are fantastic products, both will give you a very good protection for home use. If you are more advanced user, go for Kaspersky. Norton is more "install and forget", it's less customizable.
 

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I'm a computer consultant and three of my clients have been infected with this virus in the last 2 weeks. One was so bad that I had to run a recovery back to the origin of the computer. On the other two computers I had removed Open Cloud from startup and then all the files it created manually. I was then able to run Malwarebytes on this computer and it found the malware and others. (I wasn't able to run any scans on the second computer, including McAfee.) But then I had further problems - either the computer was excruciatingly slow, or as on this computer, when you click on All Programs, only McAfee is listed! I also get some startup errors that I didn't get before. Then I found the post about TDSSKiller. I ran it and RKill (Explore.exe) on both computers and nothing changed. I gave up on the other computer and did a full recovery. I'm hoping I don't have to do that on this one. There are lots of files to backup and several programs to reinstall. I've attached the files you need to analyze the problem. Thanks, Leslie

A:Open Cloud Security/AV

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Hello, I have open cloud security taking over my computer. PLEEEEEEASE HELP.
Here is my Hijack this logfile.
Running processes:
C:\Windows\system32\Dwm.exe
C:\Windows\Explorer.EXE
C:\Windows\system32\taskeng.exe
C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\msseces.exe
C:\Program Files\Real\RealPlayer\Update\realsched.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\Program Files\Citrix\ICA Client\concentr.exe
C:\Program Files\SUPERAntiSpyware\SUPERAntiSpyware.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmpnscfg.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\ONENOTEM.EXE
C:\Windows\system32\wbem\unsecapp.exe
C:\Program Files\Citrix\ICA Client\wfcrun32.exe
C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPHelper.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HijackThis\HijackThis.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe

R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
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A:Open Cloud Security

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Partly Cloudy With a Chance of Data Compromise: Cloud Security Quiz

I got 16/20
all the best
 

A:cloud security quiz

Interesting to freshen up your knowledge, got 16/20 where visiting on forum and reading articles should really help you out to learn and not take it as granted.
 

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My computer has the Open Cloud Security virus. I followed the steps to get rid of it, but they have failed.
1. I started my computer in safemode with networking
2. I checked the internet options but the box was not checked to begin with so skipped that step
3. Downloaded and ran r-kill. It got rid of the dialog boxes for Open Cloud
4. Ran Malwarebytes antimalware. Tried to run Quick scan and Full scan. Both failed after a few seconds and then cannot open Malwarebytes anymore.
It shows Error message reading: Windows cannot access the specified device, path or file. You may not have the appropriate permissions to access the item.
If i resintall the program, it will open again and then fail the same way.

Ran dds and gmer.

gmer fails a 20 seconds in and gets the same error as Malwarebytes. I saved the log file before it failed.

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DDS (Ver_2011-08-26.01) - NTFSx86 NETWORK
Internet Explorer: 8.0.7600.16385
Run by Sarah and Steve at 16:36:46 on 2011-09-28
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============== Running Processes ===============
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C:\Windows\system32\wininit.exe
C:\Windows\system32\lsm.exe
C:\Windows\3788055388:2749117982.exe
C:\Windows\system32\ctfmon.exe
C:\Windows\system32\ctfmon.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Windows\Explorer.exe
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A:Open Cloud Security

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Moving Security to the Cloud. (2 web pages)

Combining scanning approaches could keep PCs safe from viruses.

-- Tom
 

A:Moving Security to the Cloud

Cool article, Thanks for postint! it will be interesting to see how this theory plays out. It makes a lot of sense.
 

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Hello,
 
 I am currently doing a project on cloud computing security. I am trying argue about how secure the cloud is and am doing researcher to that end. I am reaching out to any cloud security professionals or anyone that has any information on cloud security. If you just want to give your opinion on cloud security, that is fine too. I want to know what people think about the security of the cloud. 

A:Cloud Computing Security

Are you doing data security in the "cloud"? Or Security as a service (cloud security)?

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Hi

I wonder what kind of settings can be put on this or the features that can be disabled to keep it running smoothly.

I keep installing and uninstalling this software. It slows my web browsing, makes firefox almost unusable.

My setup is a i5 6 GB laptop.

I bought 3 licenses for kis total 2016 during this march. It seems like all will go to waste lol.

I got 2 unused licenses for total security. If anybody is interested in trading for another security product, let me know. I can provide you with the purchase screenshot or proof.
 

A:Kaspersky Internet Security Total Security Internet Security slowing my system

Any other security software present in your PC?
Have you created a security configuration thread already here in MT?
 

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I have tried everything to get rid of Open Cloud Security, and am having no luck.I got rid of the annoying popups, but some random exe file (3571092410.exe) continues to start every time except when I launch Safe Mode WITH Alternate Shell/Command Prompt.The random exe is blocking programs such as my Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware, Regedit, etc. from executing as needed. I also suspect it may be spoofing certain programs, b/c when I run rkill it immediately closes but then opens again and finds nothing to kill here.Please help!Hi there,I am working with a nasty little virus.More details at this thread:http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic421299.htmlBascially, I have tried everything. The DDS log is attached. Although I can find't the attached.txt that is suppose to be zipped. The random exe files in the root are renamed versions of rkill. However, I can't explain the random ones in the Windows directory.Gmer throws an error that it found system modifications and wants to run a full scan. But doing so causes it to crash. Image attached.Please help. Thanks.Merged topics then posts. ~ OB

A:Open Cloud Security Not Removing

Ok... I think I finally got rid entirely rid of it. I kind of winged it myself without any 3rd party tools, but have notes if you would like me to share them.

Can I get confirmation that my system is ENTIRELY clean based off these logs? I mean it runs fine now, but I want to be sure some I didn't leave some key logger or something hiding in there...

I have 2 concerns:
1) The GMER log mentions something about the file system and keyboard driver.
2) I see "Error 1012: There was an error while attempting to read the local hosts file" in Component Services (although I have no problems access the web).

Thanks go to this forum for all the tips and strategies!

-Brett

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Hi everyone on this helpful websiteFirst i must apologize for my language since I am not a native english speaker and I just try my best to write gramatically correct english hoping you guys can understand me and may give me a helping hand.Back to the theme:I've read the guide teaching how to remove OpenCloud Security on this site.http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-removal/remove-opencloud-securityI have followed every step however I have not succeeded The problem shows at step 14 while running Malwarebyes' Anti-malwareI did run RKill, but Malwarebyes' Anti-malware just still cannot run the scan.Everytime I start scanning , it is shut down very soon, maybe a few secs after starting.I guess it's probably interrupted and terminated by Open Cloud Security.So I wonder if RKill did not succesfully do its job?After the black window closed, notepad pops out with only the below"This log file is located at C:\rkill.log. Please post this only if requested to by the person helping you. Otherwise you can close this log when you wish. Rkill was run on 09/2011 Sunday at 20:03:51. Operating System: Windows 7 Ultimate Processes terminated by Rkill or while it was running: Rkill completed on 09/2011 Sunday at 20:03:53. "Other than Malwarebyes' Anti-malware, I tried Spy Doctor, Trojan Killer, HijackThis.And they result in the same, being shut down very shortly after starting scanning.The softwares are unable to be opened again after they are shut down. (de... Read more

A:Need help on Open Cloud security removal

Ronarch,The information provided shows the characteristics of the ZeroAccess Rootkit.First, let's take care of this file:C:\Windows\4241468026:2236952579.exeIt throws a wrench in the works, and programs will not run successfully...Please download DummyCreator.zipUnzip the folder:Right-click and select: Extract allFollow the prompts to extractOpen the new folder that appears on the Desktop:Double-click DummyCreator/DummyMaker to run the tool.Now, copy/paste the following into the blank area:C:\Windows\4241468026Press the Create button. Save the content of the Result.txt to your Desktop, and post it in your reply.Next, restart the computer!Please do not run any malware removal programs while we are in the process of malware repairs. Doing so may just make matters worse, and that, you do not want!Thanks!

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Hi there, I am based in Australia, and work with a contractor in the Philippines, she is in her home office. We are both working on stand alone PC's connected to our own private internet. We access cloud software to work on the same file. I believe the cloud software is secure. What I was wondering was is there any cyber risk involved if my contractor is working with confidential information in Phillippines on a secure cloud platform ie xero? If not, is there any online system (network or other) that will make the data flow more secure? I need to be 100% sure that my clients data would be secure, and I am just not sure how to do this in a cost effective way. Any suggestions?? Many thanks, Jodie.
 

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What is the best cloud storage company?
 

A:Cloud Storage in terms of Security?

Probably should add in what you're comparing (price points, speed, free stroage etc) so what we know what you're looking for.
 

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Cloud data security still a challenge;
Despite the continued importance of cloud computing resources to organisations, companies are not adopting appropriate governance and security measures to protect sensitive data in the cloud.
These are just a few findings a Ponemon Institute study titled ?The 2016 Global Cloud Data Security Study,? commissioned by Gemalto. The study surveyed more than 3 400 IT and IT security practitioners worldwide to gain a better understanding of key trends in data governance and security practices for cloud-based services.

According to 73% of respondents, cloud-based services and platforms are considered important to their organisation?s operations and 81% said they will be more so over the next two years. In fact, 36% of respondents said their companies? total IT and data processing needs were met using cloud resources today and that they expected this to increase to 45% over the next two years.
Although cloud-based resources are becoming more important to companies? IT operations and business strategies, 54% of respondents did not agree their companies have a proactive approach to managing security and complying with privacy and data protection regulations in cloud environments. This is despite the fact that 65% of respondents said their organisations are committed to protecting confidential or sensitive information in the cloud. Furthermore, 56% did not agree their organisation is careful about sharing sensitive information in the cl... Read more

A:Cloud data security still a challenge

Thanks for sharing

As a paranoid penguin, I never use cloud data storage
(I must also admit that I have no need to share data with other devices by cloud )

For some companies, I think it's safer to backup their data on their own "cloud".
 

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Hi, I've had the open cloud security problem for about 2 weeks now, at first it kept popping up over and over again telling me I had all kinds of threats etc., I Googled it and followed the instructions for removal with the malwarebytes' malware removal kit, and it would find some infected files, and then the scan would stop just before it finished saying it experienced some kind of error. I also ran AVG and found some infected files, put them in the virus vault, and then emptied the vault. I put the open cloud security link from my desktop into the trash can and then emptied it, and the pop-ups about me being infected stopped, but I'm assuming it's still on here because I didn't really do anything, so I came on here, I read the preparation guide for removing the malware, and I downloaded the recommended files and ran the scans, and I'm attaching them below. I'm not very good with any of this, and I would really appreciate any help with removing it. Thank you.
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 DDS-opencloudsecurity.txt   23.79KB
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A:trying to remove open cloud security

Hello, Welcome to BleepingComputer.I'm nasdaq and will be helping you.If you can please print this topic it will make it easier for you to follow the instructions and complete all of the necessary steps.===Please download AntiZeroAccess by Webroot to your DesktopDouble-click antizeroaccess.exe to run the program.NOTE: If running Vista or Windows 7, make sure to Right-click on it and select Run as an Administrator.
At the black window, type y and then press Enter.Once AntiZeroAccess has finished scanning, a report AntiZeroAccess_Log.txt will be created in the same location as the program.Please post the contents of the report in your next reply, and let me know how your system is running now. :thumbup:---Download http://public.avast.com/~gmerek/aswMBR.exe (aswMBR.exe) ( 511KB ) to your desktop. Double click the aswMBR.exe to run it Click the "Scan" button to start scan. Upon completion of the scan, click Save log, and save it to your desktop. (Note - do not select any Fix at this time) <- IMPORTANTPlease post the contents of that log in your next reply.There shall also be a file on your desktop named MBR.dat. Right click that file and select Send To>Compressed (zipped) folder. Please attach that zipped file in your next reply.===Please DownloadTDSSKiller.zip>>> Double-click on TDSSKiller.exe to run the application.Click on the Start Scan button and wait for the scan and disinfection process to be over.If an infected file is detected, the defaul... Read more

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I looked Open Cloud Security up on bleepingcomputer.com and I tried to follow the instructions. I'm using Windows XP, and i'm not savvy with regedit so I tried the antimalware route via safe mode. When I tried to open any form of safe mode i got the blue screen of death with some sort of memory dump notice at the bottom. So i started in my regular mode, used RKill (renamed iexplorer) to stop the rogue processes which allowed me to run antimalwarebytes. It took forever, and finally logged some things as killed, but open cloud security was still there. So in a fit of desperation I took to deleting what appeared to be folders which were definately not there before the infections. Files named with loooong numbers, as well as the files associated with open cloud security. Several clone shortcuts were found, but no program files. I went to the registry and deleted the only file i could find in the registry that has been linked to this virus. Then I restored last known good settings, but now I can't open a single program. The notice says to restore the file association in folder options in the control panel. But I don't even know how to do that. Does anyone know what happened? I'm not backed up in any way, and I will lose things which i would be very sad to lose, but I'm not against starting from scratch. It doesn't look like I have the virus anymore, but regardless, my computer is completely devastated. Is it possible that I deleted something that... Read more

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DNS Cloud Security Services Arrive.

OpenDNS offers new subscription-based secure DNS service; other vendors' DNS services to follow

-- Tom
 

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Your Security? Not Our Problem, Say Cloud Providers.
So, apparently from a cloud provider perspective, it is the cloud computing users' fault that cloud providers aren't making cloud security a high priority. If their customers don't demand it, cloud providers say they aren't going to provide it.

But this belief seems to be undercut by the result of the survey: "... [while] 69 percent of cloud providers see the cloud user as most responsible for security, ... only 35 percent of users believe they are most responsible for ensuring security."

This leads to a situation, the survey notes, where "... neither the company that provides the services nor the company that uses cloud computing seem willing to assume responsibility for security in the cloud."

Hackers must be laughing all the way to the bank. However, as a customer of those companies using cloud computing services, I don't like particularly being put at risk because of the discord.
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Words of advice to potential cloud customers: Caveat emptor.

For customers of companies using clouds: Check your credit score often.Click to expand...

-- Tom
 

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