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Router intrusion messages in activity log. What do they mean?

I have these lines in my router's activity log: Intrusion _> IN=ppp0.1 OUT= SRC=94.139.999.999 DST= Masked.xxx.xxx.xx9 PROTO=TCP SPT=49454 DPT=85 There is a new log every second. The numbers ...
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Internet Explorer blocked by Defender Controlled Folder access - what is %desktopdirectory%\瘁毓翹?

I (accidently) launched Internet Explorer today and this triggered the following alert in Windows Defender (copy from the windows event log Microsoft-Windows-Windows Defender/Operational): C:\Program ...
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Disable “These files might be harmful to your computer” message for home server (Win10)

I've just set up a small home server, and I'm getting a "These files might be harmful to your computer" message whenever accessing files on it. The solution I've found is to edit my internet options ...
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Is there a danger in changing security permission for Win 7 \Windows to a “default” setting?

After a failed program install I can now no longer access the previously installed version, nor repair the installation, nor reinstall the old version. I think the security permissions on the C:\...
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How to get ip address from my router in event logs?

Since i increased the router's firewall settings, i am able to now view in the firewall logs FAIL attempts of Ddos attacks. How ever i cannot view the IP address(s) of the origin of the attack-in ...
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The description for Event ID 263 from source Win32k cannot be found

I'm facing below error frequently on my Windows 10 operating system computer. I tried with many troubleshooting steps like: "CHKDSK, SFC Check, DSM online, Windows update " but could not figure it out....
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How to disable zip file security warning?

At some point during the last few weeks, I started getting this warning whenever I try to open any zip file on my desktop. Any help for getting rid of it once and for all will be appreciated. Thank ...
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How to change response to Windows Security Alert in Windows 7?

I accidentally selected the public networks option on the Windows Security Alert shown below but for a different application which should not be communicating on a public network! Where can I change ...
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Windows 10 asks permission when programs started from taskbar

Since a few weeks (probably after an update of windows 10) I get this really annoying warning every time I start a program from my taskbar. It is a security warning wanting to know if I am really sure ...
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Disable Application run - Security warning

Our company has an internal software application (.xbap and .application) that is launched through Internet Explorer and it's hosted on several servers. There are tens of computers that access it. ...
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Google Chrome - https security error on Google.com under Windows 7 Virtual Machine

I have Windows 7 32 Ultimate running under VMWare Player 6.0 on Windows 7 32 Host. In Google Chrome v53 (and now also in latest v56), I am getting https security warning (‘Not Secure’) when accessing ...
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How To Remove, “Do You Want To Open This File”

Since 9/14/16 when new Windows updates were installed, each time I wish to open any in my 'Favorites' file, the , "Do you wish to open this file" message box appears - even for Gmail ! I'm thinking it ...
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Is there an unknown iPhone trying to access my computer wirelessly?

My Mac asked me "Do you want to allow this computer to access information on "maria's iPhone"? I don't a maria -- is there any explanation for this? Could this pop up if someone tries to access it ...
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Citrix Receiver - Security Warning - How to get it back?

When I launch a Citrix application, I get this warning message. However, I accidently clicked on "Block access" and "Do not ask me again for this site". How do I go back to set this to "Permit use"? ...
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What process is running with Processid:{1EF75F33-893B-4E8F-9655-C3D602BA4897} via DllHost? It eats up CPU and RAM on a continuous basis

I'm curious if anyone knows what COM service is using Processid:{1EF75F33-893B-4E8F-9655-C3D602BA4897}? I've noticed that my RAM usage went up to 96%, and is still growing. (Mind you, I have 32GB of ...
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How to disable “Opening these files might be harmful to your computer” warning popup in AppData sub folders?

On Windows 10 with latest updates, I have a ZIP file in an AppData\LocalLow sub-folder: C:\Users\\AppData\LocalLow\Test\test.zip. From Windows File Explorer, whenever I right click on this zip ...
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How do I avoid this useless message?

I am using Linux Fedora 20, (but working towards upgrading), Mate desktop and Maxthon, which is automatically started up when I switch on. Most times when I begin I get the ridiculously useless screen ...
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can't access a web-site with HSTS in SeaMonkey

I'm having MitM, and some stupid websites like Hacker News which have managed to install an HSTS policy prior to MitM can no longer be accessed from SeaMonkey/Firefox. Without HSTS being installed, ...
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vimeo.com shows Access Denied

Last few days I have noticed that, I can not access https://vimeo.com Whenever I go to vimeo it responds with a blank page stating "Access Denied". I have tried different methods to overcome this ...
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Different Excel notifications on opening very similar files

Template files were prepared and sent to users. The files are essentially identical (both have identical VBA code, the same passwords on VBA, sheets and workbook structure), but it's evident that one ...
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Bypass the certificate warning pages in Chrome for a specific URL

I manage an Aruba access point virtual controller cluster and when I visit the local management URL by IP (no DNS involved) over the local network using Chrome I get these two warning pages that I ...
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Should I allow unknown host key when using SFTP?

I've switched from FTP with TLS to SFTP and now a dialog appears when I try to connect saying Unknown Host Key for www.example.com. Then it presents two options Deny and Allow. What does this mean? ...
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Website security certificate page not shown

I access an https:// blackberry website for administration with two different pc, on pc1 appear the security certificate webpage where i can choose to close the webpage or continue (not recommended); ...
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Google Chrome marks site as unsafe but it's safe

I am trying to navigate to mazdev.blogspot.ae/2015/06/sharepoint-thoughts-on-diagnosing.html but I am getting a red screen of a warning stating that The site ahead contains harmful programs ...
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Where does Windows 7 store “warning” information about a .LNK? (And how to remove the warning)

I have a program installed. Doesn't really matter which. If I double click on the executable file, it launches with no problems. If I create a link in a taskbar or in the menu bar, clicking the link ...
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Is it possible to make Windows treat my USB stick as a portable device to skirt Removable Media Protection?

I am trying to move a file I downloaded on my work computer to my laptop via a thumb drive but I keep getting an access denied error because my company uses Symantec and has set a block on on ...
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how to suppress warning when starting Links from favorites

I have several batch files and other programs that I use regularly linked from my Favorites folder and I display that folder in my task bar. Now every time I start each of that programs I am prompted ...
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Free solution for tracking mac kext installs - managing security with disabled kext-signing

The goal is to track when kexts are installed and determine whence kexts came. For instance TRIM is disabled for 3rd party drives in OS X Yosemite. To use a utility like Trim Enabler one must disable ...
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How to configure Firefox to warn or reject SHA-1 signed certificates?

Is there a way to configure Firefox either through an add-on, plugin, or other setting that will either reject or warn whenever it encounters a certificate that has been signed using SHA-1?
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“The system detected a possible attempt to compromise security. Please ensure that you can contact the server that authenticated you”

We have a Windows 7 environment with an SBS 2003 server (which is the office's DC, DNS server, DHCP server and file server). It's a small, non-profit organization, otherwise we would have been able to ...
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is not commonly downloaded and could be dangerous on my .exe apps [closed]

I have a vb.net app and when i download it on any browser from any computer from any place i see this warning: is not commonly downloaded and could be dangerous I don't find nothing anywhere. I tried ...
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SSL certificate error: multiple browsers (IE/Chrome/Firefox) and both computers on LAN (Mac & PC) affected

Both my Mac and PC (on my home network) are giving me the following error when attempting to log in to Microsoft SSL sites from my home network: I have tried logging in to another computer on a ...
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Outlook shows certificate security warning in local LAN although certificate is only associated to IIS

I have the following configuration with Exchange Server 2010: I have a self-signed certificate which is associated with all the services (POP, SMTP etc..) except IIS (which is associated with a ...
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SSL https (http secure) sites won't display is client or server side?

Oddly, python.org has suddenly become unreachable for me through the Archlinux repo version of Firefox (v27 and v28.0 update): Secure Connection Failed An error occurred during a connection to ...
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How to automatically download exe files in Internet Explorer 11?

In IE 11 and before downloading files there's the annoying bar (as seen here under Internet Explorer 9 & 10). I've been trying to disable it for a while... I tried enabling in gpedit.msc Turn off ...
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i have a turned off computer with wol activated and i know its MAC , is there a way to check if the computer is plugged in to network?

I am thinking of a security system for my small company, i would like to know if there is a way to know even when the computer is turned off when the computer gets disconnected (Knowing the mac an ip) ...
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Bogus Chrome Installer?

Just a few days ago I tried to download Chrome (using IE 11) to a new Windows 7 system. I examined the certificate for the Chrome installer (clicking on the highlighted Google Inc. next to Publisher):...
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Security warning for EXE files in specific path

All .exe files in F:\Program\Install on my PC are showing Security Warning when clicked: it is shown for apps that don't have valid signature, but apps like CPU-Z (which have digital signature) will ...
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Chrome won’t allow installing an extension from local .crx files

I have an extension that was installed via Load unpacked extension. I packaged and saved it as a .crx file. Now, when I drag it to Chrome, it won’t let me install from the .crx file and pops up the ...
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Is it possible to start all programs with admin privileges?

These days I'm having problems with "Run as Administrator" for most of my executables like Visual Studio, Command Prompt and sometimes even Notepad. It started with Visual Studio having problems ...
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Windows 7 Open File Security Warning

I downloaded something and now, it is show this open file security warning. I have searched but I have only found how to disable security warnings globally. I only want to say NO forever to this ...
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Security Warning on scripts, but only on desktop

Somehow over the weekend, my Windows 7 Enterprise (64-bit) computer at work seems to have developed an odd problem. I went to load a management console file (.msc) that I've had on my desktop for ...
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How can I disable the “Files of this type can damage your computer” warning when downloading PDFs from a safe site? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Google Chrome Annoying Download warning I need to download about 100-200 PDFs from a safe site (archive of a computer magazine). Clicking "Keep" 200 times is boring and I ...
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How do I change the security level to avoid “The security level is set to High” error when merging MS docs with Adobe Acrobat X Pro?

I have MS Word 2010 and Adobe Acrobat x Pro (CS 5.5) I get an error when I am trying to Combine two Word documents: The Security level is set to High. Please run the application which created this ...
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Windows 7: Open File - Security Warning box appears for every app on the desktop

Whenever I double-click to open an executable on the desktop (.exe, .bat, etc.), or a shortcut on the desktop that points to an executable, the "Security Warning" pops up and asks me "Are you really ...
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How to get rid of security warning when running batch script on network drive

I have seen the following question, but this is different: Get rid of Vista security warning I wanted to make a convenience .bat script for fast cleanup (deleting several files in current directory). ...
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IE9 keeps telling me that “Your security setting level puts your computer at risk”

So, the other day, after at least two years of being annoyed by the question that Windows gives when I try to run a program that I downloaded, which asks me if I'm sure I want to run it; I searched IE ...
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How to get rid of Excel pop up prompt when attempt to open an image? Office 2010

How can i disable the popup warning when i attempt to open an image w/ my Excel spreadsheet? The button is hyper linked with relative path to the current directory, and each button is linked to ...
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How can I suppress Google Chrome's virus warning page?

On some sites, Google Chrome gives the error Warning: Something's Not Right Here!" (web address) contains malware. Your computer might catch a virus if you visit this site. Every time I see this ...
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how to get rid of certificate error: navigation blocked in ie8

when I access our intranet via https I get this "certificate error: navigation blocked" error in IE8 on Windows XP SP3. I can click Continue to this website (not recommended). but I use IE for ...