It uses a block list in the form of a Windows Registry file to add thousands of known unwanted sites to Internet Explorer's Restricted Sites security zone. And PLEASE add the word "PROWAGON" in the subject line, or I may not see it at all!) Norton Internet Security (NIS) and Norton Personal Firewall (NPF) are the trademarked property A copy of that License is included with every downloadable package of AGNIS. Figure 8 ZonedOut® will now load the Lists; complete the installation; then, automatically scan for any ‘failures', as illustrated in Figure 9.
If you decide to continue, IE-Spyad will be installed and you will be presented with a screen telling you if it was successful or not. If you pressed Yes, all the entries that were previously installed will be removed. See the Updates for IE-SPYAD & AGNIS section at the bottom of this page for links to those forums and newsgroups. Using Install.bat to install IE-Spyad To install IE-Spyad you would press the 2 key on your keyboard to Install the New IE-Spyad List, as shown designated by the blue box. http://www.spywarewarrior.com/uiuc/resource.htm
Thanks, Donna. :-) by Harv / November 14, 2003 4:19 AM PST In reply to: IE-SPYAD & AGNIS updated . Use the ZonedOut utility from FunkyToad to uninstall those older versions, including any "original" versions of IE-SPYAD that you might have installed. (Note that the ZonedOut utility will not uninstall IE-SPYAD2 Download: ProWAGoN3.EXE 200 KB ProWAGoN3.ZIP 137 KB The main executable (ProWAGoN.exe) in both download packages has been signed with PGP by the author of ProWAGoN, Christian Haagensen.
Click OK in the confirmation message. Wait for the confirmation to appear and click on OK to close it. If you an earlier version of IE-SPYAD installed, select the first option by pressing the numeral 1 on your keyboard. Whether Symantec restores the ad-blocking functionality in future versions of NIS remains to be seen, but it is doubtful.
If you try to import sites into the Current User key that exist in the Local Machine Key - they will Fail to import. The PGP signature files included in both download packages are digital signatures that PGP users can use to verify the integrity and origin of the main ProWAGoN executable. As always if you have any comments, questions or suggestions about this tutorial please do not hesitate to tell us in the computer help forums. -- Lawrence Abrams Bleeping Computer Internet Download: AGNIS.EXE 3156 KB PGP signature AGNIS.ZIP 3088 KB PGP signature For a list of additions and changes to the most recent common list from which both AGNIS and IE-SPYAD were
Revision History: 04/10/04 - Updated tutorial to reflect ability to install, uninstall, and upgrade via the install.bat file. Please refer to the author's page here . 2. Figure 3. For more information on installing and using the files contained with AGNIS consult ReadMe.txt file.
SP1 & SP2), Internet Explorer 5.0, Internet Explorer 4.01 (incl. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Spyware, Viruses, & Security forum 2 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 First choose option 1 to uninstall IE-Spyad. See THIS page for both the uninstaller package and instructions for manually removing AGNIS for NIS 2002.
Figure 4 Once this step is completed, please proceed to Section 2 to install the new version of IE-Spyad™. If you're not a PGP user, you don't have to download the PGP signature files (or my PGP public keys) in order to use the utilities that I make available. Download: IE-SPYAD for ZonedOut IE-SPYAD_ZO.EXE 493 KB PGP signature IE-SPYAD_ZO.ZIP 425 KB PGP signature To use the IE-SPYAD for ZonedOut "Restricted sites" lists you must also download ZonedOut, a free Internet For privacy and security in Internet Explorer, you may also be interested in another utility available from this site: Enough is Enough!.
Compatibility: ProWAGoN is designed to be used with: NIS 2007 10.0 NPF 2006 9.0 NIS 2006 9.0 NPF 2005 8.0 NIS 2005 8.0 NPF 2004 7.0 NIS 2004 Pro 7.0 NIS Free Antivirus CCleaner Trojan Remover Unlocker 1.9.2 Avira Free Antivirus Kaspersky Internet Security Hotspot Shield Hotspot Shield VPN Avira Antivirus Update Folder Lock Kaspersky Virus Removal MORE SOFTWARE Friends FREE CODECS When IE-SPYAD is updated, the entire list is updated (there's no separate update file). Also note that Sites can be imported/added to the Local Machine Key if they exist in the Current User Key, However the opposite is not true i.e.
This program severely impairs attempts to infect a computer's system. Whether Symantec restores the ad-blocking functionality in future versions of NIS remains to be seen, but it is doubtful. To uninstall the previous registry entries you imported you would double click on the ie-ads-uninst.reg, designated by the blue box, in Figure 2 above.
Members 1,705 posts Gender:Male Location:Massachusetts Posted 07 May 2009 - 05:55 AM The IE-SPYAD Restricted zone list is regularly updated. With the last version of NIS that supported ad blocking almost three years old, it is simply time to retire this particular block list and its loading utility. As this new "super-lite" version contains only a small sub-set of the "full" list, it will probably not be updated as frequently as the "full" and "lite" versions. When the program has completed downloading, navigate to the location that you saved it using My Computer or Windows Explorer.
Hey, it's not that bad... IE-SPYAD and ZonedOut Started by TeeJay3800 , Apr 10 2008 12:11 AM Please log in to reply 3 replies to this topic #1 OFFLINE TeeJay3800 TeeJay3800 Power Member Members 675 posts SpywareBlaster and Spybot S&D's Immunize do a much better better job.how often do updates to IE-SPYAD come out? For more information on installing and using ProWAGoN consult ReadMe.txt file.
You can read a copy of that License online HERE. I also announce updates to AGNIS in the "updates" section of those forums. I usually try to update AGNIS for AdShield at least once a month, though I often update more frequently. It should be used instead of the custom block list for NIS 2002 that was previously available on this page.
AGNIS is distributed with a License, which you should read. Users who read this also read: Using SpywareBlaster to protect your computer from Spyware, Hijackers, and Malware Many Spyware, Hijackers, and Dialers are installed in Internet Explorer through a Microsoft program These block lists are based in part on info from discussions in major anti-spyware forums, the latest updates to well-known anti-crapware programs, other crapware reference sites, and the latest updates to Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.
Note: users of Norton Internet Security 2002 Professional, Norton Internet Security 2003, Norton Internet Security 2003 Professional, Norton Personal Firewall 2003, Norton Internet Security 2004, Norton Internet Security 2004 Professional, Norton AGNIS includes both a "full" and "lite" version of this customized ad block list for each application: AtGuard: AG-ADS.REG and AG-LITE.REG NIS / NPF: NIS-ADS.REG and NIS-LITE.REG These block lists are Current User Key Zone Sites Only apply to the individual users. What is IE-SPYAD ?
Last Updated: Aug 31 '09 AGNIS for AdShield: AdShield Ad Block List Last Updated: Aug 31 '09 AGNIS for AdShield contains a set of ad block lists for use with Your new computer is delivered, you quickly unpack it, and start plugging it all in. Now click on ie-ads.reg file in the IE-SPYAD folder to install the new version and then click OK in the confirmation box. After the initial installation, it is recommended to visit the IE-Spyad™ site monthly, to check for any possible updates.
These files have been signed with with my 4096/1024 DH/DSS PGP key. AGNIS is distributed with a License, which you should read. The standard AGNIS block list for NIS (found above on this page) is compatible with NIS 2002 v. 4.0. A copy of the ReadeMe.txt is available online HERE Installation & Use: Download one of the following files from the Download section below: AGNIS-SITES.EXE is a self-extracting .ZIP file, which you
You can think of ZonedOut as an improved replacement for the .BAT file utility used in the "original" IE-SPYAD. I have it for my limited explorer use... Download: AGNIS-OP.EXE 1406 KB PGP signature AGNIS-OP.ZIP 1388 KB PGP signature For a list of additions and changes to the most recent common list from which both AGNIS and IE-SPYAD were