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Dr.Web Light 11.1.0 for Android released

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMT

April 25, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web is pleased to announce the release of Dr.Web Light 11.1.0 for Android. The update makes the application compatible with Android 8.1 and earlier versions, and provides fixes for known defects.

Dr.Web Light 11.0 for Android should be used on devices running Android 4.0-4.3; the features found in version 11.1 are only available under Android 4.4 and later.

Specifically, an issue involving the scanner's abnormal termination during 7z archive scanning has been resolved. A number of GUI improvements have been made.

For users of Dr.Web Light for Android (versions 4.4 and later), the update to the new version will occur automatically. If automatic updates are disabled on your device, you need to go to Google Play, choose Dr.Web Light on the application list, and click "Update".




Dr.Web Security Space for Android updated to version 12.2

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMT

April 12, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated Dr.Web Security Space for Android to version 12.2. The update makes the application compatible with Android 8.1 and below and delivers feature upgrades and fixes for known defects.

Dr.Web Security Space 12.1 for Android should be used on devices running Android 4.0-4.3; the features found in version 12.2 are only available under Android 4.4 and later.

Upgrades in version 12.2:

  • The Anti-theft locks the device if the SIM card is changed but the device is not rebooted.
  • Firewall exceptions for applications.
  • Faster scanning.
  • The Security Auditor can detect vulnerability CVE-2017-0752.

Fixes

  • An issue that could interfere with Dr.Web license activation.
  • Application UI tweaks (including the build for Android TV).
  • The cause behind the scanner terminating abnormally during 7z archive scanning;
  • Minor tweaks related to the application's operation in the centralised protection mode as part of Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite.

The Dr.Web software will be updated automatically under Android 4.4 and later. If you disabled automatic updating on your device, go to Google Play, select the Dr.Web Security Space or Dr.Web Security Space Life icon in the application list, and tap "Update”.

To perform an update via Doctor Web's site, download the updated distribution. If you enable the settings option “New application version”, a new version notification will be displayed whenever the virus databases have been updated. You can start the download directly from this dialog box.

Dr.Web Security Space for Android is available free of charge to Dr.Web Security Space and Dr.Web Anti-virus license owners. The new version of Dr.Web for Android is also available as part of Dr.Web Mobile Security Suite (for business) and the Dr.Web Anti-virus service (for the Dr.Web Premium and Dr.Web Mobile subscription packages).




Dr.Web Light for macOS updated to version 11.1.0

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMT

April 10, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated its Dr.Web Light for macOS product to version 11.1.0. The update improves the application's compatibility with upcoming versions of macOS.

To update Dr.Web Light for macOS to version 11.1.0, go to the Mac App Store and in the Update section, click Update next to the product name. Dr.Web Light for macOS users can update the product free of charge.

Please note that Dr.Web Light for macOS has a limited set of features. To fully protect your Mac, use Dr.Web for macOS.

#update #Dr.Web #macOS




Dr.Web for macOS updated to version 11.0.4

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 00:00:00 GMT

April 3, 2018

Doctor Web has updated its Dr.Web for macOS to version 11.0.4. The update delivers a fix for an identified problem.

Specifically, it eliminates an issue that prevented exclusion path information from being transmitted if a scan was being initiated remotely in Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.1.

To update the anti-virus to version 11.0.4, users need to download the new distribution at ( https://download.drweb.com/?lng=en ).

#Dr.Web #macOS #update




Components updated in Dr.Web 11.0 for Unix Mail Servers and in Dr.Web Anti-virus 11.0 for Linux

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 10:10:43 GMT

March 29 , 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated the drweb-maild module (11.0.5-1803212111) in Dr.Web 11.0 for Unix Mail Servers and in Dr.Web Anti-virus 11.0 for Linux. The update delivers a feature upgrade for the module.

Specifically, drweb-maild’s routines related to logging information about threats in emails have been upgraded.

The component is updated via the Dr.Web repository.

#update #Dr.Web #UNIX #Linux




Components updated in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web KATANA 1.0, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web 11.0 for MS Exchange, Dr.Web 11.0 for Microsoft ISA Server and Forefront TMG, and Dr.Web 11.0 for IBM Lotus Domino

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT

March 28, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated the anti-exploit module Dr.Web Shellguard (11.01.13.03260), Dr.Web Anti-rootkit API (11.1.21.201803260), and the self-defence module Dr.Web Protection for Windows (11.01.18.03230) in a number of Dr.Web products. The update resolves known issues and delivers minor upgrades.

Changes made to the anti-exploit module in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web KATANA 1.0, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1:

  • An issue causing false positives to occur when TrustView-protected office applications were being launched has been eliminated.

Changes made to the anti-rootkit module in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1:

  • A problem that could cause a system crash (BSOD) while disk boot sectors were being checked during a custom scan has been corrected.

The update will be performed automatically; however, a system reboot will be required.




Components updated in Dr.Web KATANA 1.0

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 09:48:58 GMT

March 22, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated the following in Dr.Web KATANA 1.0: Dr.Web Anti-rootkit API (11.1.20.201803140), the self-protection module Dr.Web Protection for Windows (11.01.17.03020), the Dr.Web Sysinfo (11.1.8.201802260) module, the Dr.Web Thunderstorm Cloud Client SDK (11.0.5.01150) module, Lua-script for dwprot (KATANA) (1.0.1.03131), and the katana-service module (11.1.8.03130). The components have been updated to the current versions being used in Dr.Web 11.0 applications for Windows. The update also makes the application compatible with Windows 10 Redstone 4.

The heuristic protection and detection routines have been upgraded for the anti-rootkit module.

The update also delivers minor tweaks for the other components.

The update will be performed automatically; however, a system reboot will be required.




Components updated in Dr.Web 11.0 products for UNIX

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 09:46:30 GMT

March 19, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated drweb-esagent_11.0.5-1803141314, drweb-configd (11.0.6-1803051755) and drweb-libzypp (11.0.5-1712081357) in Dr.Web Anti-virus 11.0 for Unix Mail Servers, Dr.Web 11.0 for Unix Server, Dr.Web Anti-virus 11.0 for Internet Gateways Unix and Dr.Web Anti-virus 11.0 for Linux. The update resolves known software issues.

Specifically, it eliminates a drweb-esagent issue that prevented exclusion path information from being transmitted if a scan was being initiated remotely in Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.1.

Furthermore, it resolves a drweb-configd problem that could occur if certain settings were being changed via the console utility drweb-ctl cfset.

The drweb-libzypp module has received an optimised component updating routine for run packages. The routine is utilised in systems where the zypper package manager is used.

The component is updated via the Dr.Web repository.

#update #Dr.Web #UNIX #Linux



Anti-rootkit module updated in numerous Dr.Web products

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT

March 14, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated Dr.Web Anti-rootkit API (11.1.20.201803140) in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web 11.0 for MS Exchange, Dr.Web 11.0 for Microsoft ISA Server and Forefront TMG, and Dr.Web 11.0 for IBM Lotus Domino. The update makes the solutions compatible with KB4088875 and KB4088876 updates from Microsoft and resolves known issues.

Changes made to Dr.Web Anti-rootkit API:

  • A Dr.Web license validation issue has been eliminated. The problem had emerged on computers running Windows 7 (x86) and Windows 8.1 (x86) after updates KB4088875 and KB4088876 had been installed on the machines.
  • Also resolved was an issue causing preventive protection false positives to occur if Dr.Web was being used alongside Lenovo Vantage.
  • A defect involving the Preventive Protection's svchost.exe-related false positives has been corrected.

The update will be downloaded and installed automatically.




Dr.Web 11.0.3 for macOS released

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 10:13:02 GMT

March 13, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has released Dr.Web 11.0.3 for macOS. The update improves the application's compatibility with macOS High Sierra (10.13).

Specifically, it makes sure that the anti-virus works properly if any SKEL-related issues arise under macOS 10.13. SKEL, short for Secure Kernel Extension Loading, is a security feature.

To update the anti-virus to version 11.0.3, you need to download the new distribution.

#Dr.Web #macOS #update



Anti-rootkit module updated in Dr.Web products

Tue, 06 Mar 2018 00:00:00 GMT

March 6, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated the Dr.Web Anti-rootkit API module (11.1.19.201803051) in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web 11.0 for MS Exchange and Dr.Web 11.0 for IBM Lotus Domino. The update delivers a fix for an identified problem.

Specifically, it eliminates an issue causing the Dr.Web Control Service to terminate abnormally during scans of running scripts when a pre-defined scan exception is in use.

The update will be downloaded and installed automatically.




Self-protection module update in Dr.Web products

Mon, 05 Mar 2018 01:00:00 GMT

March 5, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated the module Dr.Web Protection for Windows (11.01.17.03020) in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1 and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1. The update delivers a fix for an identified problem.

Specifically, a problem involving false disk error messages being displayed and the chkdsk utility being launched with no reason has been eliminated.

The update will be performed automatically; however, a system reboot will be required.

#update #Windows



Dr.Web Shellguard anti-exploit module rolled back in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web KATANA 1.0, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1

Fri, 02 Mar 2018 09:44:13 GMT

March 2, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has rolled back the Dr.Web Shellguard anti-exploit module, which was released on February 27 for a number of Dr.Web products, to its previous version 11.01.11.11070.

The update has been rolled back to avoid possible compatibility issues between the Dr.Web Shellguard anti-exploit module and other software.

The update will be rolled back automatically, but a system restart will be necessary.




Dr.Web Anti-rootkit API updated in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web 11.0 for MS Exchange, Dr.Web 11.0 for Microsoft ISA Server and Forefront TMG, and Dr.Web 11.0 for IBM Lotus Domino

Thu, 01 Mar 2018 18:36:09 GMT

March 1, 2018

Russian anti-vvirus company Doctor Web has updated the module Dr.Web Anti-rootkit API API (11.1.18.201803010) in Dr.Web anti-virus applications. The update resolves known software issues.

Changes made to the Anti-rootkit API:

  • The issues causing preventive protection false positives to occur if a document was being opened in protective mode in MS Office 2016 and Absolute LoJack software was running in the system have been resolved.

The update will be downloaded and installed automatically.




Components updated in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web KATANA 1.0, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web 11.0 for MS Exchange, Dr.Web 11.0 for Microsoft ISA Server and Forefront TMG, and Dr.Web 11.0 for IBM Lotus Domino

Tue, 27 Feb 2018 00:00:00 GMT

February 27, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated Dr.Web Protection for Windows (11.01.16.02260), Dr.Web Anti-rootkit API (11.1.17.201802260), the Dr.Web Sysinfo module (11.1.8.201802260), and the Dr.Web Shellguard anti-exploit module (11.01.12.02130) in a number of Dr.Web products. Also updated were Dr.Web Enterprise Agent for Windows setup (11.0.11.02260) in Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1 and Dr.Web AV-Desk Agent for Windows setup (11.0.11.02260) in Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1. The update resolves known issues and delivers minor upgrades.

Changes made to the self-protection module in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1:

  • An issue causing a possible system crash under Windows XP (when accessing a Novell Netware volume or performing other tasks) has been resolved.

Changes made to the anti-exploit module in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web KATANA 1.0, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1:

  • Memory usage has been optimized for browser process protection.

The update will be performed automatically; however, a system reboot will be required.




Components in Dr.Web for Windows updated

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 01:00:00 GMT

February 26, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated Dr.Web Control Service in Dr.Web Security Space 11.0, Dr.Web Anti-virus 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows Servers, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.1 and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.1 (service version 11.0.33.02220), and Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 (service version 11.0.32.02221). Furthermore, the drwbase component (201802220) was updated in all the aforementioned products as well as in Dr.Web Katana 1.0. The update resolves known software issues.

Changes made to the Control Service:

  • An issue that could cause the service to terminate abnormally when file backups were being created has been resolved.

Changes made to the drwbase:

  • The certificate and trusted application database has been updated.
  • Also resolved was an issue causing preventive protection false positives to occur if Dr.Web was being used alongside Lenovo Vantage and the Sandboxie beta version.

The update will be downloaded and installed automatically.




Components updated in Dr.Web 11.0 for UNIX products

Mon, 26 Feb 2018 10:45:32 GMT

February 26 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated the drweb-esagent module (11.0.4-1801312330) in Dr.Web Anti-virus for UNIX mail servers, Dr.Web for Unix Server (Samba), Dr.Web Anti-virus 11.0 for Internet Gateways UNIX and Dr.Web Anti-virus 11.0 for Linux as well as the drweb-gui module (11.0.5-1802201049) in Dr.Web Anti-virus 11.0 for Linux. The update resolves known software issues.

Specifically, it has addressed drweb-esagent module issues under FreeBSD and Solaris. The ScanEngine component now works correctly in the centralised protection mode when certain types of key files are being used.

Also resolved was a drweb-gui defect involving the local scanning schedule being disrupted if ES server mode was toggled on in the application.

The component is updated via the Dr.Web repository.

#update #Dr.Web #UNIX #Linux




Components updated in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1, Dr.Web 11.0 for MS Exchange, Dr.Web 11.0 for Microsoft ISA Server and Forefront TMG, and Dr.Web 11.0 for IBM Lotus Domino

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 02:00:00 GMT

February 21, 2018 Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated the Dr.Web Control Service (11.0.31.01170 and 11.0.30.01170), SpIDer Agent for Windows (11.0.24.01220), Dr.Web Firewall (11.1.8.12280), Dr.Web Firewall Driver (11.01.09.11030), Dr.Web Net filtering Service (11.1.15.01100), Dr.Web Scanning Engine (11.1.14.201802120), Dr.Web Protection for Windows (11.01.15.02190), Lua-script for dwprot (11.0.7.01310), Dr.Web Anti-rootkit API (11.1.16.201802191), as well as the components Dr.Web Thunderstorm Cloud Client SDK (11.0.5.01150), sysinfo (11.1.7.201802191) and drwbase (201801290), in a number of Dr.Web products. Furthermore, Dr.Web Enterprise Agent for Windows setup (11.0.10.02200) was updated in Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, while Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1 have had Dr.Web AV-Desk Agent for Windows setup (11.0.10.02200) updated. The update ensures the products' compatibility with the upcoming release of Windows 10 RS4 and delivers min or tweaks and fixes for known issues. All the Dr.Web products are now compatible with Windows 10 Redstone 4 which is scheduled for release in spring 2018. New in the Control Service for Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1: Data Loss Prevention issues have been resolved that could interfere with data recovery or prevent backups from being created if a root directory and its subfolder were specified as different items on the backup list. New in the Control Service for Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1 and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1: A problem has been eliminated whereby in some cases the restriction to limit updating to the databases only was being ignored. Changes in the firewall for Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1: A defect interfering with the way network connections were processed if a port value exceeded 1024 or an incorrect IP address was specified in the firewall rules has been corrected; Also eliminated was an issue involving the position of the port input field in the rule dialogue box. Changes in Dr.Web Firewall Driver in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1: A problem preventing IP addresses from being displayed in the network interface parameters under Windows XP has been eliminated. Dr.Web Net filtering Service: A system performance issue on machines running Docsvision software has been resolved; Also eliminated was a problem interfering with the operation of the default FTP client under Windows 10; A problem preventing a CCTV video stream from being displayed in a browser window while the HTTP monitor Dr.Web SpIDer Gate was running has been eliminated; An issue has been resolved that could cause an increased CPU load after a message was moved into the Sent IMAP folder and the email client was subsequently closed. Changes in the Scanning Engine for all the products: Optimised memory usage during anti-rootkit scans. Changes in the self-protection module in Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1: An issue interfering with disk operations involving cluster shared volumes has been resolved. Dr.Web Anti-rootkit API changes affecting all the products: Enhanced heuristic protection and detection routines. Changes in drwbase for Dr.Web 11.0 for Windows, Dr.Web Enterprise Security Suite 10.0 and 10.1, and Dr.Web AV-Desk 10.0 and 10.1: [...]



Dr.Web Security Space for Android updated to version 12.1.1

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 09:56:44 GMT

February 15, 2018 Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated its Dr.Web Security Space for Android to version 12.1.1 The update resolves known software issues. Specifically, it eliminates the issues that caused the application to terminate abnormally on some devices. The update also delivers minor UI tweaks. The updated version will be downloaded and installed automatically. If you disabled automatic updating on your device, go to Google Play, select the Dr.Web Security Space or Dr.Web Security Space Life icon in the application list, and tap "Update”. To update via the Doctor Web site, you need to download a new distribution file (https://download.drweb.com/android/). If you enable the settings option “New application version”, a new version notification will be displayed whenever the virus databases have been updated. You can start the download directly from this dialogue box. Dr.Web Security Space for Android is available free of charge to Dr.Web Security Space and Dr.Web Anti-virus license owners. The new version of Dr.Web for Android is also available as part of Dr.Web Mobile Security Suite (for business) and the Dr.Web Anti-virus service (for the Dr.Web Premium and Dr.Web Mobile subscription packages). Your Android needs protection! Use Dr.Web Free download First version of Dr.Web for Android released Over 135 million downloads—just from Google Play! Available free of charge for users who purchase Dr.Web home products [...]



Dr.Web Security Space for BlackBerry updated to version 12.1.0

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 18:05:16 GMT

February 2, 2018

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated Dr.Web Security Space for BlackBerry to version 12.1.0. The update delivers new features and resolves known issues.

Because changes have been made to the EULA terms, users will need to accept the terms again to use the new version.

New in version 12.1.0:

  • An upgraded Security Auditor;
  • An improved UI;
  • Resolved scanning issues.

The updated Dr.Web Security Space for BlackBerry can be downloaded from Doctor Web's site.