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Virus download

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I just got a download message that says,

You have chosen to open


which is, Firefox Document (189 KB) from:

What should Firefox do with this file?

  Open with   Firefox (default)

Fairly sure this is a virus of some sort, not sure where exactly it came from. Anyone else run into this?

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Do Not run anything like that. Just close that window.

You may have ad/mal-ware. Further information can be found in this article;

Run most or all of the listed malware scanners. Each works differently. If one program misses something, another may pick it up.

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Also, Go to the Mozilla Add-ons Web Page {web Link} (There’s a lot of good stuff here) and search for a good ad blocker.