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All: I have been asked by a member of the DisplayLink support team, a tech solutions provider for (among things) USB-dock based graphics display, hot desking and other peripheral support, to share information with Malwarebytes, its users and, specifically, the Malwarebytes support team, regarding issues/conflicts that I experienced between the latest Malwarebytes for Windows software and the latest DisplayLink for Windows drivers and software; as well as to share the solution/steps that I came up with and discovered to solve my issue. I note that I am currently (i) a Malwarebytes premium s
Hi Malwarebytes support, I wondered if Ethernet adapters, such as the Plugable USB 3.0 to Ethernet Gigabit 10/100/1000 LAN Network Adapter, remain safe against malware since they contain rewriteable firmware in EEPROM. If the product was only connected via the USB 3.0 cable and its circuitry was never removed from the casing and modified, is there any chance this device could retain malware? The reason I ask is I am currently salvaging a Windows PC and want to assess what accessories I may still use. My mouse had to be disposed of due to its ability to store commands, so I'm a
Hello MWB Guys, my girlfriend experienced strange behaviour on her laptop. Word icon was lost, on systems partition she suddenly had a link symbol on her program files folder etc. so i booted her computer up in save mode, let avira do it's work. avira removed two files typical for a trojan disguised as optimizer pro.exe and setup.exe after reboot no connection can be established via the LAN interface. WIFI still works fine, but on LAN adapter windows tries to identify the network but gives up after some time. no IP is assigned from DHCP, manual given IP doesn't change anything to the network