Search Support

Avoid support scams. We will never ask you to call or text a phone number or share personal information. Please report suspicious activity using the “Report Abuse” option.

Learn More

Lolu chungechunge lwabekwa kunqolobane. Uyacelwa ubuze umbuzo omusha uma udinga usizo.

I received a big red Firefox Security Warning. It wanted me to download a patch

  • 4 uphendule
  • 9 zinale nkinga
  • Igcine ukuphendulwa ngu Dandur805

more options

I received a big Firefox Security Warning. It wanted me to download a security patch. I found several similar questions. I am going to turn it off without downloading or continuing.

All Replies (4)

more options

That was a fake "patch" - not a legitimate Firefox message. It would have installed a 'tracker' program.

more options

I also got this red window when clicking on Answerslifestyle on

more options

It is 100% FAKE as the oolultopwereldvastgoed .net site has been one of a few sites trying to trick inexperienced Windows and or Firefox users into installing this fake so called firefox patch. This exe reportedly installs CryptoLocker on Windows, which is a ransomware trojan.

Okulungisiwe ngu James

more options

Thank you. I am glad the red page raised a red flag and you verified it. Thank you.