New in version 6.0.1

September 16th, 2013
  • Have not been keeping up with the WordPress portion of the tool (I probably won’t continue to). If you are a regular visitor you will probably notice that the tool has an auto-update feature now

New in version 6.0.0 (September 16th, 2013)

  • AppInit_DLLs registry value on x64 only systems is also checked for modification.
  • Database update — MyPC Backup, Expresso, AskForExpert and more..

New in version 5.0.8 (July 15th, 2013)

  • Database update
  • Fixed a bug where three processes were not being terminated.

New in version 5.0.7 (July 11th, 2013)

  • Added Win32/Medfos.CVV detection and removal.

New in version 5.0.3 (July 10th, 2013)

  • Fixed an error where the location of Medfos (if detected) was not being reported properly.

New in version 5.0.2 (July 9th, 2013)

  • Database update
  • The tool is now extracted into a temporary folder (%temp%) instead of in the root of the system drive (%systemdrive%)

New in version 4.9.4 (May 7th, 2013)

  • REMOVED: A false positive relating to WinPatrol

New in version 4.9.2 (April 29th, 2013)

  • REENABLED: BHO scanning
  • POLISH: Text-output

New in version 4.9.0 (April 27th, 2013)

  • IMPROVED: Internal workings for detecting Browser Helper Objects (BHOs)

New in version 4.8.9 (April 23rd, 2013)

  • REPAIRED: Bing and Google SearchScopes. They should now once again be repaired instead of deleted

New in version 4.8.8 (April 22nd, 2013)

  • IMPROVED: Google Chrome check.
  • IMPROVED: Blacklist databaes

New in version 4.8.6 (April 20th, 2013)

  • IMPROVED: “BrowserProtect” module detection for greater chance of removing residing folder.
  • IMPROVED: “Funshion” detection and removal
  • IMPROVED: Blacklist databases

New in version 4.8.3 (April 6th, 2013)

  • NEW: “Discount Buddy”, “DownloadTerms”, “SweetPacks”, and “22find” detections have been added.
  • IMPROVED: Blacklist databases

New in version 4.8.2 (April 5th, 2013)

  • IMPROVED: FireFox whitelisting
  • IMPROVED: Blacklist databases

New in version 4.7.9 (April 2nd, 2013)

  • IMPROVED: Blacklist databases

New in version 4.7.5 (April 1st, 2013)

  • REPAIRED: Minor bug fixes

New in version 4.7.4 (March 30th, 2013)

  • IMPROVED: Blacklist databases.

New in version 4.7.2 (March 18th, 2013)

  • NEW: Added “Surfcanyon”, “Activecollector” / “NetNucleus”, and “TangoSearch” detections.

New in version 4.7.0 (March 12th, 2013)

  • IMPROVED: Heuristic scanning for Adware.GamePlayLabs / Crossrider
  • IMPROVED: CLSID blacklist
  • IMPROVED: BHO name blacklist
  • IMPROVED: Removed a false positive belonging to “Free Download Manager”

New in version 4.6.9 (March 8th, 2013)

  • IMPROVED: CLSID blacklist.

New in version 4.6.8 (March 6th, 2013)

  • IMPROVED: Batch file that was causing “Find String (QGREP) Utility has stopped working” crash with findstr.exe has been somewhat revamped and reenabled.

New in version 4.6.7 (March 6th, 2013)

  • NEW: Added “File2LinkRH”, “Updater For Toolbar”, “Recipe Feeder”, and “savevalet” detections.
  • IMPROVED: Ask Toolbar Removal
  • IMPROVED: FireFox whitelist

New in version 4.6.6 (March 6th, 2013)

  • NEW: Added “GetSavin”, “MagniPic”, “PickNsaveIt”, “Comfy”, “SaveIt”, “ADDDIICT-TTHIINGy”, “Searchh-NoewTaab”, “SSeaRach-NewTAAb”, “SearCh–NeEwTaub”, “BRowsE2osaVe”, and “Browseo2Suaavve” detections.

New in version 4.6.5 (February 27th, 2013)

  • UPDATE: Disabled a batch file from running that makes heavy use of Windows’ findstr.exe. This is what I suspect to be causing the “Find String (QGREP) Utility has stopped working” error some users have recently experienced.