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Remove Bing redirect Mac virus from Safari, Firefox, Chrome [October 2020]

Remove Bing redirect Mac virus from Safari, Firefox, Chrome [October 2020]

There are numerous facets and shades of Mac adware. Some of these junk apps fully live up to their categorization, displaying ads on most web pages the victim visits. Others use a different tactic that involves an unauthorized overhaul of one’s browser settings to reroute the traffic. The Bing redirect virus targeting Mac, as the name suggests, falls under the latter cluster.

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How to fix accountsd high CPU usage virus process on macOS Catalina 10.15.7

How to fix accountsd high CPU usage virus process on macOS Catalina 10.15.7

Macs are generally thought of as smoothly performing machines whose operating system intelligently allocates hardware resources for hassle-free user experience. However, this beauty mostly resides in the realms of theory. The down-to-earth state of things is that users regularly bump into predicaments where a specific process saps their Macs’ processing power for no apparent reason.

David Balaban
David Balaban
Remove "Do you want to download f.txt.js" pop-up virus from Mac

Remove "Do you want to download f.txt.js" pop-up virus from Mac

Mac adware and browser hijackers tend to be treated synonymously these days, because most browser-targeting threats are hybrid and call forth a mix of noxious symptoms. If a sketchy ad is recurrently popping up in the middle of web surfing sessions on different websites, it means that the root cause for the issue resides in the system rather than the web services being visited.

David Balaban
David Balaban
How to remove Smokyashan virus from Mac

How to remove Smokyashan virus from Mac

Web surfing is indispensable to user experience, no matter how prosaic it sounds. With this in mind, malware makers have focused on targeting browsers for years. From a cybercriminal’s perspective, one of the top reasons to take this route is that web navigation tools are comparatively easy to exploit. The authors of Smokyashan, a malicious Mac app that skews its victims’ Internet preferences to promote junk services, are ramping up their attempts to become major players in this shady niche.

David Balaban
David Balaban
How to remove Shroomcourt malware from Mac

How to remove Shroomcourt malware from Mac

To make the most of a web browser, one of the first things on everyone’s to-do list is to customize it. Assigning preferred values to the homepage, default search engine, and new tab setups is a threefold shortcut that makes the online pastime smooth. But what if a user is deprived of this prerogative? Such a situation isn’t uncommon, and it always boils down to adware such as Shroomcourt. Here is a report on this strain that includes, among other things, applicable removal steps.

David Balaban
David Balaban
Remove Kuklorest virus (search.kuklorest.com) from Mac

Remove Kuklorest virus (search.kuklorest.com) from Mac

When downloading apps from outside Apple’s official marketplace, Mac users can never be sure that the software of choice is safe. The bad news is, there are myriads of rogue installation clients throughout the Internet. Although they appear to be useful and benign, their real purpose is to push malicious code such as Kuklorest under the guise of something free and nifty. The next thing the victim knows, the web browsers start defaulting to search.kuklorest.com without due permission.

David Balaban
David Balaban