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  1. What is GameSearch? The Malwarebytes research team has determined that GameSearch is a search hijacker. These so-called "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 GameSearch? You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions: this icon in the Chrome menu-bar: this changed setting: You may have noticed these warnings during install: How did GameSearch get on my computer? Browser hi
  2. What is Secured Search?The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Secured Search is a search hijacker. These so-called "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.This particular one is also a browser NewTab.How do I know if my computer is affected by Secured Search?You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions:this icon in the Chrome menu-bar:these changed settings:and this new startpage:You may have noticed these warnings during install:How did
  3. What is TheEasyWayPro?The Malwarebytes research team has determined that TheEasyWayPro is a search hijacker. These so-called "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 TheEasyWayPro?You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions:and these warnings during install:You will see this icon in your Chrome menu-bar:this screen when you use the icon:and this changed setting:How did TheEasyWayPro get on my computer?Brows
  4. So I've recently decided to install Malwarebytes to scan my computer for threats after being an idiot and not having it installed in the first place years ago. It quarantined/removed a lot of malware that I wasn't aware I had, with the exception of one labelled "PUP.Optional.SearchManager.BITSRST" which is located in my Secure Preferences folder for Google Chrome. When I repeatedly scanned my computer to try to quarantine it, it keeps telling me I have 12 threats labelled "PUP.Optional.SearchManager.BITSRST", and keeps saying that all of them are removed except for the same one that Malwarebyt
  5. Thanks in advance for any and all responses. So, in between the time of the last scan and current one, my daughter added some new games to her computer and as it appears a trojan. Have tried several things, but unable to remove/quarantine this one pup which also appears to create new issues. I even attempted using FRST but this failed as well. An export of the latest scan is attached below. Very appreciative to the community for whatever assistance you can lend to the problem. Scan 1-29-2019.txt
  6. What is EasyConvert?The Malwarebytes research team has determined that EasyConvert is a search hijacker. These so-called "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 EasyConvert?You may see this entry in your list of installed Chrome extensions:and these warnings during install:You will see this icon in your Chrome menu-bar:and this changed setting:How did EasyConvert get on my computer?Browser hijackers use different methods for dis
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