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Remove Yahoo Search redirect virus from Mac

Remove Yahoo Search redirect virus from Mac

Browser preferences are among the fundamentals of regular computer use, being nifty shortcuts to personalize one’s Internet experience. This convenience works flawlessly until a piece of malware shows up. The category of harmful code called adware is the one to blame for tweaking victims’ web navigation defaults, as is the case with the Yahoo redirect virus on Mac. This article explains the mechanics of said attack vector.

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Remove Advanced Mac Cleaner virus from Mac OS X

Remove Advanced Mac Cleaner virus from Mac OS X

Some Mac applications do what’s promised, but some only pretend to be useful. The activity of Advanced Mac Cleaner definitely doesn’t exceed the primitive mimicking of optimization as it reports inexistent issues. The mix of intimidation and deceit, as viewed by this app’s authors, is the right marketing strategy to ensure license purchases in exchange for dummy cleanup of the host system.

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Mac Clean Pro virus removal

Mac Clean Pro virus removal

No matter how efficiently the operating system keeps itself tidy on the inside, cleaning up a Mac is one of those tedious routine tasks on every user’s to-do list. Everyday computing generates plenty of junk, so many people try to automate the optimization process via specially crafted applications. However, this understandable demand gave rise to a whole cluster of fake performance boosters like Mac Clean Pro.

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Remove Search Encrypt Mac virus in Safari, Chrome, Firefox

Remove Search Encrypt Mac virus in Safari, Chrome, Firefox

Mac users who think the basic online privacy provided by their browser of choice isn’t enough run the risk of falling for a redirect trap with a flavor of adware. There are plenty of fake anonymity services that don’t carry through with their promises. Meanwhile, there are entities like Search Encrypt that might accommodate some privacy features but use unethical marketing and cause irritating browser redirects.

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Remove Trovi virus on Mac

Remove Trovi virus on Mac

TThis tutorial has been made to help Mac users suffering from Trovi.com intercepting their web traffic tame the infection and completely remove it. If you happen to be infected with the Trovi adware you will learn how it can be removed from compromised web browsers and what measures need to be taken in order to restore the normal system settings that were distorted by the virus. In case you’re not infected, the article will shed light on how this threat can be evaded.

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Remove MacKeeper popup from Mac (Safari, Chrome, Firefox)

Remove MacKeeper popup from Mac (Safari, Chrome, Firefox)

It’s hard to recollect a scareware campaign affecting Mac computers as heavily as the long-lasting MacKeeper raid. This application kicked off years ago as the next big thing on the system optimization and security arena, but ended up wreaking havoc with its intrusive marketing. Here’s an insight into the noxious MacKeeper pop-ups that try to scare victims into running a scan and buying the junk software.

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