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#1 finlay

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Posted 05 July 2010 - 02:19 PM

I have installed Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and it successfully blocks and identifies the IP address of each intrusion source. Once blocked, will I get repeated intrusion attempts from the same source? Or do I have to do anything else to block a source so that it doesn't even get to the Anti-Malware filter?

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Posted 07 July 2010 - 01:47 PM

What does IP Protection do?
IP Protection provides an additional layer of security for your computer, by preventing access to known malicious IP addresses and IP ranges...

What does this notification mean?
This notification means quite simply, that an IP address has been blocked. It does NOT necessarily mean you are infected, it simply means a program on your computer (e.g. your browser, IM program, P2P program etc), tried accessing a malicious IP address...

Other FAQs about IP Protection
How does it do this?
How does it inform you?
I got an alert and I wasn't even surfing, how's that happen?
I received a notification on a safe site, why?
How do I disable this?
I got an alert for an IP or website I think is safe, how can I report it?
Does the IP Protection replace my firewall?
Where do I find the IP Protection logs?
How can I add an IP so it won't be detected and can access a site I need to?[/b]

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware IP Protection FAQs
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Posted 10 July 2010 - 05:47 PM

Relevant information, thanks.

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Posted 11 July 2010 - 05:54 AM

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