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Tripredacus

Reboot.pro status

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Posted (edited)

Just gonna bump this. Maybe it's just me? Reboot seems to be inaccessible (again?).

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tracert reboot.pro / Tracing route to reboot.pro [136.243.24.26]

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("reboot.pro" via one lookup) Source:  whois.ripe.net

IP Address:  136.243.24.26

% This is the RIPE Database query service. % The objects are in RPSL format. % % The RIPE Database is subject to Terms and Conditions. % See http://www.ripe.net/db/support/db-terms-conditions.pdf %ERROR:201: access denied for 34.194.69.118 % % Sorry, access from your host has been permanently % denied because of a repeated excessive querying. % For more information, see % http://www.ripe.net/data-tools/db/faq/faq-db/why-did-you-receive-the-error-201-access-denied % This query was served by the RIPE Database Query Service version 1.96 (WAGYU)

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Mind you, Arin isn't blocking. It can't seem to find which lookup website I had used (now), but it seemed to indicate registration was good until September (?) of 2021.

Is it just down or was it hacked or blocked or what?

https://www.abuseipdb.com/whois/136.243.24.26

https://ipinfo.io/136.243.24.26

=== LOL! Malware (someone reported it?) ===

https://urlhaus.abuse.ch/host/reboot.pro/

HOLY CRAP! It's a file made by WIMB!!!! This "spyware hunter" is a POS on Twitter...

Edited by submix8c
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9 hours ago, submix8c said:

HOLY CRAP! It's a file made by WIMB!!!! This "spyware hunter" is a POS on Twitter...

What is a  "POS"? :unsure:

jaclaz

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10 hours ago, jaclaz said:

What is a  "POS"? :unsure:

Pacific Orchid Society? Plane of Symmetry? Process Override Switch? :dubbio:
No... not like that... my guess is it's just a Piece Of Crap(?)... sort of... :D

@submix8c:  glad to see you around, man! Cheers! :hello:

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Posted (edited)

Since @submix8c: was referring to an individual (?), then POS must mean Person of Substance. What that substance is shall remain unsaid. :)

EDIIT: By the way, reboot.pro is back up for me, at lease at this moment.

 

Edited by bphlpt

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"Piece of <insert derogatory expletive here>" And yes, apparently back up again. In reference to said "person" I railed him for (1) His SHA is entirely different, so I'm assuming he/she/it (PC correctness on twitter - mustn't mis-gender) either (1a) downloaded a DIFFERENT version or (1b) altered it or (1x) downloaded with some POS software. (2) I uploaded mine to VirusTotal, got "hits" then realized OMG-AUTOIT and uploaded JUST an AutoIT from extract and SAME RESULT, proceeded to inform User that he's not too bright and should resign from TrojanHunter Club.

End result - Fork-em for a cruddy reporting of a respected website "issuing trojans/malware" (not true at all) and Reboot is apparently back up (for now) and Steve-o is once more a happy (and somewhat smug -> purported TrojanHunters) camper.

Back to fixing a dear old (from 50 years ago) gal's PC that her Son-In-Law was kind enough to "upgrade" to Win10 before I had a chance to back it up (hence stomping on Dell's WinRE.wim in Recovery Partition so I have to "recreate" it). Note: More to it than than but I think I have a handle on it (needs tested) - idea was to be able to Factory Restore if ever sell it (It's a bad-a$$ PC). HELLO, OFF-TOPIC!!!!

L8tr, y'all and STAY SAFE FROM DA GLOBAL BUG!

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Posted (edited)

I don't understand how the whole stuff works. :w00t:

I mean Virus Total seemingly gave the file 20/73.

What is the meaning of such a score?

Besides the fact that we all know how - for *whatever* reasons - almost *any* AutoIt compiled file has been before or later (falsely) marked as positive by this (or that) antivirus on Virus Total, how is it possible that a single report made the whole site (I mean not the specific URL) inaccessible?

Which kind of authority has the (either the specific or any random) POS?

Which kind of authority has abuse.ch (over a site that is - I believe - hosted in Germany)?

Or is it the hosting company that is so stupid as to make a whole site inaccessible because of a single report about a single file?

jaclaz

Edited by jaclaz

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The reason why AutoIT EXEs get flagged is that the compiler uses UPX packing and this is what antivirus programs pick up on. So a lot of AutoIt programs will be flagged as malware or a virus just for being compiled. Imagine that some day some antivirus were to detect everything made by the Visual Basic compiler to be malware! :lol:

https://www.autoitscript.com/wiki/AutoIt_and_Malware

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7 minutes ago, Tripredacus said:

The reason why AutoIT EXEs get flagged is that the compiler uses UPX packing and this is what antivirus programs pick up on. So a lot of AutoIt programs will be flagged as malware or a virus just for being compiled. Imagine that some day some antivirus were to detect everything made by the Visual Basic compiler to be malware! :lol:

https://www.autoitscript.com/wiki/AutoIt_and_Malware

NO, as per your link, there can be MANY reasons, AMONG them the UPX packing.

I stand by my "*whatever* reasons", which - while more vague - remains more accurate.

jaclaz

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