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Remove Mac Mechanic virus popups from Mac

Remove Mac Mechanic virus popups from Mac

Just like any other operating system, macOS is prone to performance issues. This is a natural aftermath of active use, routine web browsing and all sorts of manipulations with files. There are reputable solutions capable of boosting computer performance in these scenarios. The application called Mac Mechanic claims to address all of these problems in a few clicks, too, but there are critical concerns about its activity. Learn what they are and how to handle them.

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Remove Inquiry.doc virus from Mac

Remove Inquiry.doc virus from Mac

Depositing malicious code on Mac is a nontrivial objective that requires a great deal of skill and trickery. Unfortunately, high-profile threat actors have plenty of instruments and techniques in their portfolio to arrive at this objective. One of the recent malware delivery campaigns comes down to using Inquiry.doc file that tries to manipulate victims into unknowingly triggering obfuscated harmful scripts on Macs. Here’s the lowdown on these shenanigans.

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Remove ChumSearch from Safari, Chrome and Firefox on Mac OS X

Remove ChumSearch from Safari, Chrome and Firefox on Mac OS X

From a technical viewpoint, it isn’t difficult to hijack a web browser regardless of the operating system it’s running on. It suffices attackers to force-install an application that intrusively puts certain browsing defaults into effect and doesn’t respond to the infected user’s manual troubleshooting attempts. This is exactly what happens as far as the ChumSearch contamination incidents are concerned.

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Remove Mac Space Reviver malware from Mac

Remove Mac Space Reviver malware from Mac

Some people are paranoid about the sufficiency of disk space on their computers and get really nervous when it goes below a certain threshold. This is natural, because the productivity of macOS based machines depends on those gigabytes. Unfortunately, some unscrupulous vendors manipulate users by fueling the recoverable disk space anxiety. Mac Space Reviver is one of such potentially unwanted applications.

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RocketTab powered by Advertise virus removal from Mac

RocketTab powered by Advertise virus removal from Mac

Adware is one of the top infections targeting Mac computers. These potentially unwanted applications combine relatively low system impact with high revenues for their distributors. They are also a big nuisance to victims who are bound to view redundant advertisements during web surfing. RocketTab powered by Advertise is a widespread culprit from this category that floods web pages with unwanted ads.

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Remove goto.peak-serving.com redirect virus from Mac

Remove goto.peak-serving.com redirect virus from Mac

Whereas the impact of adware is relatively mild as it’s typically isolated to a victim’s web browsing routine only, these culprits are some of the peskiest ones across the board. One such baddie referred to as goto.peak-serving.com seems to embody the whole irritating gist of this malware category. It redirects web traffic and displays nagging ads throughout all browsing sessions.

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