Discussion in 'Newbie Lounge' started by shino, Feb 7, 2020.
I'm thinking it's a trojan like file from that bittorrent web browser d/l...
If it's persistent, you may have something intercepting your network traffic, or has elevated access.
Before even worrying about the answers below, check:
1) Extensions: Safari extensions and add-ons, disable anything you don't recognise (in fact, disable everything you can for now)
2) DNS: name resolution server for your machine AND your network/router
3) Certificate store: trusted root or CA certificates for any 'trusted CAs' that weren't installed by macOS/Safari
4) Safe mode: boot your mac into safe mode, run an offline malwarebytes scan
A few questions:
- What version of macOS are you running?
- Have you installed the latest macOS and application updates/patches?
- When did you first start getting AV notifications?
- Did you download, install or change anything around the same time?
- Have you noticed SSL/TLS certificate (https) errors lately?
deleted them. couldn't delete before cause the browser were opened. free of virus laptop now. nice
use a virtual pc to test malware