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Malwarebytes has recently been popping up a threat warning pertaining to eth0.me.  An outgoing Malicious Website threat at that!   From what little experience I have eth0.me appears to be the first ethernet device on my system.  From a Windows .NET file??  My other two licensed Malwarebyte protected devices on the same home network never display this threat... ever.  Yet the one machine (below) that I'm on the most often displays the threat whenever I first log on or wake the machine from sleep mode.  Is this a false positive warning?  A real outgoing threat?  ...from my own machine?  Be gentle please, I'm not very network-tech savvy.  Thank you.

System specs if required: Win 10 (update current), Asrock B550M-Pro4, Ryzen 5 5600X, 16GB DDR4, 1 x SSD, 1 x optical drive

Below is the Malwarebytes' info on the threat from earlier today:

-Log Details-
Protection Event Date: 8/22/22
Protection Event Time: 3:39 PM
Log File: 7b365628-225a-11ed-a48f-a8a159695729.json

-Software Information-
Version: 4.5.13.208
Components Version: 1.0.1740
Update Package Version: 1.0.59007
License: Premium

-System Information-
OS: Windows 10 (Build 19044.1889)
CPU: x64
File System: NTFS
User: System

-Blocked Website Details-
Malicious Website: 1
, C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\jsc.exe, Blocked, -1, -1, 0.0.0, ,

-Website Data-
Category: RiskWare
Domain: eth0.me
IP Address: 5.132.162.27
Port: 80
Type: Outbound
File: C:\Windows\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\jsc.exe

 

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I had shown indicators that the web site;  eth0.me  is malicious in nature.  It is a Domain name and not the name of an Ethernet Port on a PC.

Since %windir%\Microsoft.NET\Framework\v4.0.30319\jsc.exe (Microsoft's JScript Compiler) is reaching out to this web site with malicious indicators, it may be construed that your PC might be compromised by some malware that is not presently detected by Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (MBAM).  With that possibility, it would be a good idea to have your PC checked out by a Forum Helper.  Just in case your PC is compromised.

 

Edited by David H. Lipman
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2 minutes ago, Kugelschreiber said:

This machine is the only one that I chose to have MB do rootkit scans every time.  Does that enter into the picture any?

This is a web block not a file block.

5 minutes ago, Kugelschreiber said:

I have a backup from before this started.  (1) What if I simply restored this backup?

You can start there if you do not want assistance in locating and fixing the potential issue.

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