The following text has been copied from the Call That Girl blog.
"Although the FBI has been urging consumers for months to check if
their systems have been affected by DNSChanger, about 275,000 computers
are still at risk of not having Internet access on Monday, July 9.
The good news is that it’s easy to see if your system has been
infected and fix it if needed. The DNS Changer Working Group (DCWG)
launched a check tool (Click on the link below to test your internet)
— if you click on the link and the box is green, your computer is clean (If the box is red, your Internet will be dead)."
Friday, July 6, 2012
Wednesday, July 4, 2012
The MVPS HOSTS file was recently updated [July-03-2012]
Download: hosts.zip (145 kb)
How To: Download and Extract the HOSTS filehttp://winhelp2002.mvps.org/hosts2.htm
HOSTS File - Frequently Asked Questionshttp://winhelp2002.mvps.org/hostsfaq.htm
Note: the "text" version makes a great resource for determining possible unwanted connections ...
http://winhelp2002.mvps.org/hosts.txt (588 kb)
Get notified when the MVPS HOSTS file is updatedhttp://winhelp2002.mvps.org/updates.htm