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I have a bogus website tab opening on only one of my computers with Firefox. I want to stop this.

On only one of my computers a "tab" is opening on its own that presents itself as being from ROGERS my ISP. I took a screen shot and captured the URL. Contacted Rogers - … (read more)

On only one of my computers a "tab" is opening on its own that presents itself as being from ROGERS my ISP. I took a screen shot and captured the URL. Contacted Rogers - It is not them - They recommeded I REMOVE FIREFOX and INSTALL CHROME. I have some computer knowledge but not an expert. I tried to get rid of this by running Norton antivirus, and FIX ME STICK antivirus and I removed and then re-installed Firefox - the bogus page keep coming back. this is the page https://ivisitorapp.top/43fee1ba2ffc1ec8587395fc843ce6c5/index.html?ip=2607%3Afea8%3A9920%3Ad8e6%3A8467%3Acf0b%3Acca0%3A8171&trackid=2020011401450327 It is NOT ROGERS

Asked by scottgary 10 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 10 months ago

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Of severe phisting encounter to report to Mozilla-Firefox!

Leaving my computer on/open through earling morning 5-6-20, find on my screen the following of I encountered, and wanted to report! Asking first... Was this a ligitimate… (read more)

Leaving my computer on/open through earling morning 5-6-20, find on my screen the following of I encountered, and wanted to report!

Asking first... Was this a ligitimate request? And then continues, actions I took,... to view control panel for dates of possible instals 'by recent dates',... intention to uninstall(s).

We're Sorry Firefox had a problem and crashed. We'll try to restore tabs and windows when it restarts. To help us diagnose and fix the problem, you can send us a crash report (?-checkmark box) Tell Mozilla about the crash so they can fix it Details (?) Add a comment (comments are publicly visable) (?-checkmark box) Include the address of the page I was on (?-checkmark box) Allow Mozilla to contact me about this report (?)Enter your email address here Your crash report will be submitted before you quit or restart.

I cancelled the checkmark, of the 'screen box asked for the query-report', did not submit! Then hard started-shutdown my computer!

GUESS WHAT? My OPEN SCREEN had a BACKGROUND of a CHINESE PAGODA and LAKE MURAL! Not anything I consciously I would open with!

Continuing I went to Control Panel! Control panel showed a 5-5-20 application, Publisher Google Chrome, I didn't install or reinstall this 'date period'! Next line showed a 4-29-20 application, Publisher Google Chrome, I'm sure I didn't need to install or reinstall, but while I often daily go to Google Search.

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Also showed three (3) issues in Control Panel, on 'close dates other installs', I am going to UNINSTALL Verified Publisher London Jamocha-xyz,... were of SAME TYPE 'AdoptOpenJDK - Open source, prebuilt OpenJDK binaries (adoptopenjdk.net)


About 36,700 results (0.49 seconds) Search Results Web Result with Site Links

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I shutdown and restart! Still have the Chinese mural!

Robert!

No need to contact, if only questions re-verification any of the above, YOU have my Net ID!

Asked by MAGiiCRYSTAL 6 months ago

Answered by Andrew 6 months ago

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Trojan Detection

I've realised that once in a while my anti-virus (BullGuard) detects Trojan and I didn't think much of it because I thought my anti-virus would just get rid of it but jus… (read more)

I've realised that once in a while my anti-virus (BullGuard) detects Trojan and I didn't think much of it because I thought my anti-virus would just get rid of it but just about 10 minutes ago (BullGuard detected it at 20:53) and when I open it and realise it's detected a Trojan about 5-6 times and it's automatically put it to quarantine which I have now deleted and forgot to screenshot beforehand, but it seems Trojan is attached to firefox somehow? I got Firefox about 2-3 weeks ago-ish so I am not sure why this is happening and I am concerned, is there anything I can do? I am currently running two full scans with BullGuard and Malwarebytes. Any suggestions would be highly appreciated.

Asked by David Morais 6 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 6 months ago

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Need to reset Firefox as recommended for the removal of the utop.it virus

Runnung Outlook 2003 on Windows 10 and finding a script error message from http://savy.utop.it/tb/host.jp. Need to remove the ww.utop.it from computer with no success so… (read more)

Runnung Outlook 2003 on Windows 10 and finding a script error message from http://savy.utop.it/tb/host.jp. Need to remove the ww.utop.it from computer with no success so far

Asked by lcwhito 5 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 5 years ago

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I have the virus https://chissk.icu on my mozilla site: how can I get rid of it ?

Since yesterday march 30, 2019, every time I want to make a research on google through Mozilla, or directly by a site address, a very unpleasant searcher "chissk.icu" app… (read more)

Since yesterday march 30, 2019, every time I want to make a research on google through Mozilla, or directly by a site address, a very unpleasant searcher "chissk.icu" appears instead of the usual research by google. I made a cleaning of my PC by malwarebyte and I have also ccleaner pro installed on it but they did not suppress this virus. Can you help me ? Thank you (Sorry for my english : I am french)

Asked by louise71 1 year ago

Answered by cor-el 1 year ago

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When opening mozilla. It reads mozilla not responding.What to do?

When opening firefox to get to my home page, home page does not appear,instead it reads mozilla not responding. Every has been fine since 2012 unit I downloaded your patc… (read more)

When opening firefox to get to my home page, home page does not appear,instead it reads mozilla not responding. Every has been fine since 2012 unit I downloaded your patch on 10/17/16. If I reboot the computer everything is fine until computer is turned off. Then to get my homepage back I have to rebooth again. Please help.

Asked by wizmcgraw 4 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 4 years ago

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trying to find flashback on osx 10.14.6

Hello everyone, Trying to find out if my Mac Mini has been infected with flashback. Using this terminal command, defaults read /Applications/Firefox.app/Contents/Info … (read more)

Hello everyone, Trying to find out if my Mac Mini has been infected with flashback. Using this terminal command,

defaults read /Applications/Firefox.app/Contents/Info LSEnvironment,

I got this response:

{MallocNanoZone = 0;}

It should read:

The domain/default pair of (/Applications/Firefox.app/Contents/Info, LSEnvironment) does not exist

I cannot find anything about this and was wondering if it indicates anything malicious. Anyone know about this? Thanks.

Asked by jerib123 2 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 months ago

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keep finding a firefox update at heezetoutembal.org

About once a week I come back to a window or tab that is already open and it has moved from wherever I left it to a page that looks like it should be a firefox update but… (read more)

About once a week I come back to a window or tab that is already open and it has moved from wherever I left it to a page that looks like it should be a firefox update but the web address starts with heezetoutembal.org. I never click anything except the back button to get back to my web page. Well, this time I thought I might look around as to why this is happening and tried to go back to the supposed update page but there is no button to click forward after I click back.

Anyone have a clue?? Next time, I'll try to get the whole address.

Asked by colleenmf 3 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 3 years ago

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New tab always open to a dangerous site. How do I replace this dangerous URL?

I have uninstalled Mozilla and reinstalled it. This allowed me to reset the initial app browser opening with the proper website as the home page, but the unwanted website… (read more)

I have uninstalled Mozilla and reinstalled it. This allowed me to reset the initial app browser opening with the proper website as the home page, but the unwanted website keeps popping up on each new tab. How do I get rid of this unwanted site as the automatic default site for each new tab?

Asked by GRAFTON 2 years ago

Answered by jscher2000 2 years ago

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hi. today recvd message re: paranoia,and telling me my movements were being watched,after long suspicious'update'-can you give me info abt who is dl'ing my HDD?

hi,after very long unscheduled windows update today, i received your message that i was not being paranoid because someone was following my online activity. i already s… (read more)

hi,after very long unscheduled windows update today, i received your message that i was not being paranoid because someone was following my online activity. i already suspected that eg: some govt service had downloaded my entire drive; if you detected this, could you give me more details if possible? sorry if it's an annoying request. i don't know what info you would need from me, but if i got that message from you, maybe it's logged. many thanks, D

Asked by BadDom 2 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 years ago

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Restore Bing Search Malware ? file:///C:/ProgramData/SearchRestore/restore.htm

When I start firefox the startup page is file:///C:/ProgramData/SearchRestore/restore.htm. What is causing this? My antivirus hasn't flagged anything

Asked by karelin7 1 year ago

Answered by the-edmeister 1 year ago

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Malware Attack on Firefox

I just want to report a malware attack I experienced yesterday (8/29/20) which seemed to affect only Firefox. After I clicked on the link to Boston Globe article my Firef… (read more)

I just want to report a malware attack I experienced yesterday (8/29/20) which seemed to affect only Firefox.

After I clicked on the link to Boston Globe article my Firefox screen was filled with what purported to be a message from Microsoft saying that my computer was blocked because of suspicious activity detected on my IP address and telling me to call 1-888-222-6480. It also wanted me to enter my Microsoft password and warned me not to turn off my computer. The whole thing looked suspicious to me, especially since a pop-up window on the page requesting me to enter something (I forget what) showed a URL that began https://drink3.ga At some point, I don’t remember whether it was when I did turn off my computer or whether it was because I didn’t respond to messages commands, the malware did something to make my computer heat up and caused the fan to run at a ferocious rate until a message appeared that a break point had been reached and Firefox closed down. I was then able to use another browser to get to the Firefox support page and learn about refreshing Firefox. After I did that, Firefox behaved normally.

I am sending this to you because it’s something you should be aware of and represents a vulnerability in Firefox that should be addressed.

Asked by acferg62 2 months ago

Answered by FredMcD 2 months ago

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I have to reset my Firefox settings when I reboot; I have to sign in to all my websites (didn't used to).

1) I have to tell it I want to use Google. I've deleted ALL the other search engines, hoping that would solve the problem. It didn't. They were reinstalled when I rebo… (read more)

1) I have to tell it I want to use Google. I've deleted ALL the other search engines, hoping that would solve the problem. It didn't. They were reinstalled when I rebooted. 2) I have to reset the Google search settings 3) I have to reset the Add-ons (either reinstall them or reset the activation settings)

There are probably some other things I haven't noticed because I haven't tried to use the affected feature.

Asked by AnnDee 4 years ago

Answered by FredMcD 4 years ago

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Persistent ad banner on Amazon and Ebay - how to get rid of it?

I have a persistent ad banner which appears only on Amazon and Ebay sites, and only in Firefox. It began just a few weeks ago, and for the first few days it was an ad for… (read more)

I have a persistent ad banner which appears only on Amazon and Ebay sites, and only in Firefox. It began just a few weeks ago, and for the first few days it was an ad for Ebates, but now it changed to advertise some epsystore.com I attached a screenshot of it. There is no plugin, no add-on which I did not install. I removed and reinstalled Firefox but it did not help. Has anyone seen this? Is there a way to get rid of this thing?

Asked by malarz 1 year ago

Answered by FredMcD 1 year ago

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inadvertently added the KEY app and it is trying to seize control from Firefox

The Key is an app which is supposed to store passwords, or os I thought. I have been using FIREFOX as primary browser, but not the key is taking control. I want to get ri… (read more)

The Key is an app which is supposed to store passwords, or os I thought. I have been using FIREFOX as primary browser, but not the key is taking control. I want to get rid of it. Thank you.

Asked by theeaglet 4 years ago

Answered by cor-el 4 years ago