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Hello first time posting to the forum, I've ran Malwarebytes AdwCleaner on my laptop and had a few detections pop up. I'm wondering if these are malicious threats or false positives. Thank you for everyone's time! Logfile listed below: # AdwCleaner 188.8.131.52 - Logfile created on Thu Apr 05 21:11:31 2018 # Updated on 2018/08/02 by Malwarebytes # Database: 2018-04-04.2 # Running on Windows 10 Pro (X64) # Mode: scan # Support: https://www.malwarebytes.com/support ***** [ Services ] ***** PUP.Optional.Legacy, Update service ***** [ Folders ] ***** N
What is Nix Player? The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Nix Player is a bundler. This so-called bundler installed a browser hijacker. Hijackers manipulate your browser(s), for example to change your startpage or searchscopes, so that the affected browser visits their site or one of their choice. How do I know if my computer is affected by Nix Player? You may see this entry in your list of installed software: and these warnings during install: this browser extension: these changed settings: and you will