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Dr.Web Virus-Finding Engine updated

December 7, 2015

Russian anti-virus company Doctor Web has updated the Dr.Web Virus-Finding Engine ( in the following products: Dr.Web Security Space and Dr.Web Anti-virus versions 6-11, Dr.Web Desktop Security Suite, Dr.Web Server Security Suite, Dr.Web Mail Security Suite, Dr.Web Gateway Security Suite, the Internet service Dr.Web AV-Desk, the curing utilities Dr.Web CureIt! and Dr.Web CureNet! and the system recovery tool Dr.Web LiveDisk. The update delivers new features and resolves known issues.

New features:

  • Upgraded heuristic analysis routines for RTF files;
  • Improved MIME analyser performance;
  • RAR 5.0 and ACE 2.0 support;
  • Enhanced malware detection.


  • Issues involving the following unpackers: DMG, HFS, DBX, MSI, NSIS, TCompress, CHM, .NET and UPX/ELF.
  • PDF, RTF and FLY-CODE analysis issues.

The update will be downloaded and installed automatically.

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