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treewind Tech: Mudcat Trojan warnings (93* d) RE: Tech: Mudcat Trojan warnings 15 Jul 13

Could you PLEASE explain in PLAIN ENGLISH how to do this?

One way is to change your hosts file as I explained in either this thread or the "2345" thread - I don't remember which now...

On Windows the file is here:

You can edit it with notepad - add the following lines to the end:

... for any other site you want to block, do similar

The file downloadable from is a huge file to replace your hosts file, containing similar entries for several thousand malware and adware sites. Actually it doesn't currently include, but it's easy enough to add more to the list as described above.

On Mac OS X, Linux or other Unix-like systems, the same file is at

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