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  1. I did a search in this forum for AdAware, and got no hits, which surprises me. Anyway, it seems like Malwarebytes gets a false positive on AdAware Ad Block. This is an addon made for Firefox (and Chrome). Info about the actual addon can be found on LavaSoft's website here: http://www.lavasoft.com/products/ad_block.php Also, LavaSoft acknowledged this problem, and said they were going to try to contact Malwarebytes about this problem, which I found in this forum: http://www.lavasoftsupport.com/index.php?/topic/34848-adware-ad-block/ In my case Malwarebytes complains about the Firefox file, prefs.js, where it detects it as a PUP, and also as Adware.Elex. (which seems to be caused by the blacklisting URLs in the prefs.js file, made by AdAware Ad Block) Can you please look into this, and clear this false positive. If you actually let Malwarebytes remove the "threat", you loose all your settings in Firefox... very annoying... If you want to troubleshoot/replicate this problem, please install the AdAware Ad Block on a clean computer, and you should see the same results. (which I did) Thanks!
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