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Question: malware found on targetracking.com Need help!

I think I have gotten malware from targetracking.com any experience or recommendations ? I have removed the cookies a few times, but as soon as i open safari yahoo it goes to site and starts something "wrong" on my computer.

MacBook Air (13-inch, Early 2015), macOS High Sierra (10.13.4)

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Profiles

Remove any profile you have not installed knowingly.

System Preferences > Profiles

Launch System Preferences. Do you see any profiles added to the pane at the bottom, next to Accessibility?

How to remove a configuration profile? https://support.apple.com/kb/PH25680?locale=en_US


Adware/Malware


1. Uninstall all extensions you have not installed knowingly.

Section: Manage extensions: https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/use-safari-extensions-sfri32508/mac

2. Choose a search engine.

Delete all text in the Smart Search field, click the magnifying glass , then choose a search engine from the list.

https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/customize-your-search-ibrwe75c2a3c/mac


3. Set your Home Page. https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/set-your-homepage-ibrw1020/mac

4. Restart your Mac.

5. Launch Safari holding the Shift key down.

6. If the steps posted above don’t help,

use Malwarebytes for Mac to remove adware/malware.

https://www.malwarebytes.org/antimalware/mac/


Install guide: https://support.malwarebytes.com/docs/DOC-1817

Uninstall Guide: https://support.malwarebytes.com/docs/DOC-1190

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May 29, 2018 5:24 AM in response to NYmonkey In response to NYmonkey

Profiles

Remove any profile you have not installed knowingly.

System Preferences > Profiles

Launch System Preferences. Do you see any profiles added to the pane at the bottom, next to Accessibility?

How to remove a configuration profile? https://support.apple.com/kb/PH25680?locale=en_US


Adware/Malware


1. Uninstall all extensions you have not installed knowingly.

Section: Manage extensions: https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/use-safari-extensions-sfri32508/mac

2. Choose a search engine.

Delete all text in the Smart Search field, click the magnifying glass , then choose a search engine from the list.

https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/customize-your-search-ibrwe75c2a3c/mac


3. Set your Home Page. https://support.apple.com/guide/safari/set-your-homepage-ibrw1020/mac

4. Restart your Mac.

5. Launch Safari holding the Shift key down.

6. If the steps posted above don’t help,

use Malwarebytes for Mac to remove adware/malware.

https://www.malwarebytes.org/antimalware/mac/


Install guide: https://support.malwarebytes.com/docs/DOC-1817

Uninstall Guide: https://support.malwarebytes.com/docs/DOC-1190

May 29, 2018 5:24 AM

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