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  1. 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
  2. Hello, Malware does not detect anything but running AdwCleaner gets me PUP.Optional.Legacy PUP.Optional.SecuredSearches PUP.Optional.SearchManager I deleted all other search engines except Google. Deleted extensions I did not really need, reset sync, and ran a malware scan on Chrome. Everytime AdwCleaner scans and restarts my computer the three muusketeers are still there. PLEASE HELP!1 AdwCleaner[C01].txt MalwareScan.txt Addition.txt FRST.txt
  3. What is Search Manager?The Malwarebytes research team has determined that Search Manager is a browser 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 one also displays advertisements.How do I know if my computer is affected by Search Manager?You may see these Chrome extensions:these warnings during install:this prompt when you click the icon in the Chrome menu bar:and this changed settings:How did Search Manager get on my computer?Browser hijackers
  4. 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
  5. What is SearchManager? The Malwarebytes research team has determined that SearchManager is a browser 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 one replaces your default search provider. How do I know if my computer is affected by SearchManager? You may see these warnings during install: this Chrome extension: this new newtab page: and these changed search settings:
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