New patches and malware

From the Shavlik Data Team:

Shavlik Technologies has released updated patch and spyware XML files for Shavlik HFNetChkPro and Shavlik NetChk Protect.

XML data version = Last modified on 9/20/2007

This update includes the following changes:

– Added security update FF07-006 (QFF2070, QFF2071). Mozilla has released Firefox version

– Added security update AI07-001 (QAI0742). Apple has released iTunes version 7.4.2.

– Added security update TB07-001 (QTB2006). Mozilla has released Thunderbird which fixes multiple security vulnerabilities.

– Modified MS07-052. Fixed an issue where MS07-052 may not be properly detected as installed if Visual Studio 2003 and Visual Studio are installed on the same system.

– Added support for Office 2003 Service Pack 3.

– Added support for Project 2003 Service Pack 3.

– Added support for Visio 2003 Service Pack 3.

– Added support for Apple iTunes. ***

– Added support for Mozilla Thunderbird. ***

*** Note: Support for iTunes and Thunderbird are in console version 5.9 only.

Version 5.6/5.8.1/5.9
XML Date: 09/20/2007
XML Version:
XML Object Count: 112,558

Version 5.5
XML Date: 09/20/2007
XML Version:
XML Object Count: 112,201

-Added Ultimate Fixer

-Added ErrClean

-Added Antispy Storm

-Added Dio Cleaner

-Added MenanceRescue

-Added Antiworm2008

-Added GoldenAntiSpy

-Added AntiSpywareSuite

-Added TrojansFilter

-Added new version of Perfect Cleaner

-Updated AVSystemCare
– Certain registry keys from similar Nonbizware programs could have created false positives

How to obtain the new Shavlik XML files:
The new XML files will be automatically downloaded to your NetChk console the next time a scan is performed. Alternatively, you may initiate a refresh of all Shavlik files, including the XML files, by selecting ‘Tools-Refresh Files’ from the menu bar in the NetChk console. For additional information on Shavlik data files, please visit

– The Shavlik XML Team