Updating definitions/database for a comp without internet access

Discussion in 'ewido anti-spyware forum' started by estado3, Dec 30, 2008.

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  1. estado3

    estado3 Registered Member

    I am wondering how I might go about updating the definitions/database for a comp that doesn't have internet access. I have access to a comp with internet access, and can install the most recent version and update it with no problems. My problem is how do I transfer the updated definitions/database to a comp without internet access; to have it work just as well as if I had installed and updated the definitions/database on that comp without internet access?
  2. crash79`

    crash79` Registered Member

    Please forgive me if I am being a bit dumb but why would you want a firewall on a machine that has no internet access. Is it perhaps because of the annoying warnings that your computer shows all the time?
  3. estado3

    estado3 Registered Member

    It's currently disconnected from the internet to remove viruses/trojans/backdoors/malwares/spyware/adwares installed on it.

    The internet will be restored once the aforementioned are removed.
  4. EliteKiller

    EliteKiller Registered Member

    Download the defs and removal tools to a USB flash drive or burn to removable media.

    Examples of quality tools:

    1) SAS definitions installer: http://superantispyware.com/definitions.html
    2) Install MBAM on both pc's, update on the clean one, then look in C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Malwarebytes\Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware for rules.ref
    3) Install Avira and d/l the latest VDF: http://www.avira.com/en/support/vdf_update.html
    4) Combofix: http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/combofix/how-to-use-combofix
    5) Dr.Web CureIt: http://www.freedrweb.com/cureit/?lng=en
    6) CCleaner slim: http://www.ccleaner.com/
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