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Remove IdeaShared 1.0 virus app from Mac (MacBook Air/Pro, iMac)

Remove IdeaShared 1.0 virus app from Mac (MacBook Air/Pro, iMac)

A slew of petty adware apps with common roots have been invading numerous Mac computers lately. Although the systemic damage caused by their activity is insignificant, the aftermath of such an attack is a nuisance no one can endure. IdeaShared 1.0 is a typical sketchy application from this lineage. It displays superfluous ads on websites and meddles with user-defined browsing preferences to spin a merry-go-round of redirects leading to deceptive sites or junk search providers.

David Balaban
David Balaban
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How to remove Advanced Mac Cleaner virus from Mac OS X

How to 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.

John Dee
John Dee
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A.akamaihd.net popup virus removal for Mac

A.akamaihd.net popup virus removal for Mac

This tutorial highlights a variety of nuances associated with the a.akamaihd.net adware program on computers running Mac OS. You will learn how this annoying infection tends to get on Macs, what ad campaign it’s part of, and how it manifests itself on an infected machine. Another essential part of this article is dedicated to the methods applicable for Rvzr-a.akamaihd.net removal for Mac.

John Dee
John Dee
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How to remove DefaultProducts 1.0 Mac app virus

How to remove DefaultProducts 1.0 Mac app virus

Mac adware has evolved considerably over the past few years. These pesky apps dominate the threat landscape quantitatively and keep becoming more sophisticated and harder to deal with. In pursuit of deploying intrusive popup and redirect activities on a Mac computer, the adware called Default Products turns the victim’s browser settings upside down while resisting the commonplace uninstall methods.

David Balaban
David Balaban
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How to remove Maftask virus process from Mac

How to remove Maftask virus process from Mac

The manifestation of Mac malware activity can vary. It can be reflected in an outright way, that is, through nag screens, popups and browser redirects. There are usually additional symptoms that some users overlook, but once you start digging deeper than the routine usage – the predicament comes to the fore. For instance, the “maftask” process name in your Activity Monitor designates that your system is infected with the Mac Auto Fixer virus.

John Dee
John Dee
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How to remove "This Update requires an action" popup virus from Mac

How to remove "This Update requires an action" popup virus from Mac

When an alert pops up during a web surfing session on Mac, it can be a clue suggesting that something went wrong with the browser. Given that the system is unlikely to display intrusive warnings, such an encounter is probably a sign of adware activity affecting the user’s Internet routine. For instance, in the case of “This Update requires an action” popup in Safari and other browsers, the root cause is a virus called TapuFind or Chill Tab.

David Balaban
David Balaban
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