A number of people may be having this problem after Spybot Search & Destroy modifies their hosts file after using the “immunize” feature. Since editing your hosts file can be tricky for some, here’s an easy method to restore your hosts file:
Your Hosts File
may be corrupted.Restore your default hosts file
Download the HostsXpert
HostsXpert to your desktop
Open up the HostsXpert program.
* Make sure that the "make hosts writable
?" button in the upper left corner is enabled.
* Click back up Host files
* then click "Restore MS Hosts File"
* close programRerun MBAM (MalwareBytes) like this:
Open MBAM in normal mode and click Update
tab, select Check for Updates
scan and scan (normal mode).
After scan click Remove Selected
, Post new scan log
into normal mode.
Edited by boopme, 05 December 2009 - 03:26 PM.