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If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. Avast Evangelist Poster Posts: 531 Re: How can I turn off Web Shield? « Reply #10 on: July 21, 2009, 03:05:53 AM » I can tell you how I always do Thread Status: Not open for further replies. It's a drastic reduce of the protection level. Source

I didn't know what a "provider" was, and it doesn't sound to me like it would refer to anything having to do with the Web Shield. « Last Edit: July 21, I agree that it's probably an Avast issue, but frustrating, that I have to lose either programmes. Never mind that ads might've been part of the reason people are dropping cable TV to begin with. I mainly used hotmail with Windows Live Mail at the time (some MS webdav protocol), but have some gmail accounts in there as well (IMAP/SMTP).

Install ZA without the toolbar. It's not hard to imagine that checkbox just turning the proxy on and off and not actually removing their cert. Re: Questions about Avast AV « Reply #1 on: June 14, 2011, 11:27:58 AM » I would say both. Logged The best things in life are free.

Quote #3 Mon Feb 23, 2015 11:07 pm Why am I not surprised...Another Avast issue I found a while back. mobile security inexp2 Jr. Sign in here. free 17.2.2287beta/ Outpost Firewall Pro9.3/ Firefox 51.0.1, uBlock Origin, RequestPolicy/ MailWasher Pro7.8.0/ DropMyRights/ MalwareBytes AntiMalware Premium 2.2.0/ WinPatrol+/ Drive Image 7.1/ SnagIt 10.0/ avast!

wrote:SuperSpy wrote:That's the reason big time security firms take extreme precautions to protect the private keys for their certificates.Oh, you mean they *don't* use the name of their company as the So when the questions aren't answered, we too get frustrated. « Last Edit: July 21, 2009, 01:49:38 AM by DavidR » Logged Core2Duo E8300/ 4GB Ram/ WinXP ProSP3/avast! To set another state for the service (disable) you need to turn of self defense module:1. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/841369 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?

Print Pages: [1] 2 Go Up « previous next » Avast WEBforum » Avast Products » Avast Free Antivirus / Pro Antivirus / Internet Security/ Premier (Moderators: MartinZ, hectic-mmv, petr.chytil) » The program itself is running great! Well you've already lost the game if you put the private key on a machine you don't have physical control over. To be honest, having any client traffic allowed out without either scanning or proxying is a risk since malware can basically tunnel their control traffic to another host through ICMP, DNS,

Dump Avast and find another AV provider. Quote #7 Tue Feb 24, 2015 8:16 am Ryhadar wrote:The certificate was still present in my root certificates, but if it's not in use what harm could it pose by leaving wrote:I can understand the motivation for AV products to do SSL spoofing, in order to thoroughly scan HTTPS traffic for drive-by malware. Oddba11 replied Feb 22, 2017 at 12:53 PM COBOL TSV17 replied Feb 22, 2017 at 12:53 PM iTunes CD Burning Just Stopped...

So on the Web Shield thing, what is Avast waiting for? this contact form Similar Threads - Question Avast Shield MSE Report Question ??? It doesn't quarantine like FileShield, right?Why the Rootkit detection doesn't provide quarantine? Skip to content CPUs GRAPHICS MOTHERBOARDS CASES & POWER STORAGE MOBILE GAMING FORUMS JOBS MORE...

Perhaps this should be made clearer. Gold subscriber Administrator Posts: 46558 Joined: Tue Aug 20, 2002 10:51 pm Location: Somewhere, having a beer Re: Avast also doing SSL impersonating (a la Superfish)? Like "hey, we threw in a shameless ad for ourselves in your email, hope it didn't make you look unprofessional or anything, and we hope you don't mind". have a peek here Contact them ask Avast to test there new product with ZA already on the system to figure out the issue.

Fax Click here for ZA Support Monday-Saturday 24x6 Pacific time Closed Sundays and Holidays July 29th, 2010 #6 robinsmaid Guest Re: ZA incompatible with Avast 5 ??? up to you to continue with this. Forum New Posts FAQ Calendar Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts Advanced Search Forum ZoneAlarm Forums ZoneAlarm Free Firewall ZA incompatible with Avast 5 ???

Thankfully there's a very easy way to shut if off.Simply navigate to the "Web Shield" settings (in avast 2015 this is under "Settings" -> "Active Protection" -> "Customize" (next to Web

And then it popped up a message to tell me it did it, after the fact. Lets see... I did contact avast tech department, and guess what, they tell me to remove zonealarm. Thanks for the information both of you.

The screen keeps freezing and then when I close down the computer, I get an box saying Zone Alarm - End Programme and another box saying Zone Alarm - not responding. Sad to hear Avast is starting to go down the same path. If anyone knows avast, please advise on anything i need to turn off. Check This Out Logged curious!

Desktop: i7-4790K @4.8 GHz | 32 GB | XFX Radeon 6950 | Windows 10 x64Laptop: i7 740QM | 12 GB | Mobility Radeon 5850 | Windows 10 x64 Top l33t-g4m3r Webshield scans scripts, cookies such stuff from yout browser. We're here to try to help and not to make the things hidden.Quote from: bodhica on July 21, 2009, 01:02:44 AMand that there is a general resistance to providing information to Quote #5 Tue Feb 24, 2015 1:48 am just brew it!

I definetly WOULD NOT turn off real time protection in SAS. Visit avast.com English English Deutsch Čeština Español Français Polski Português Русский Search Menu Close Sections All1287 Tips & Advice 299 Threat Research 297 Mobile Security 284 Security News 86 Business Security Cheers, Fax Last edited by fax; July 30th, 2010 at 03:41 AM. Logged avast!

I guess I will have to wait till I need to reboot. Probably one of those things that gets added in updates (they seem to like adding back extra features in auto updates, even though I keep uninstalling those features for a reason). Loading... Discussion in 'General Security' started by Jack1000, Jul 7, 2009.

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