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Hello everyone, I have been having some strange redirecting type of issues as of late...

I go to this website often called worldstarhiphop.com its a video website and you can click on various music videos and whatnot they also have a comments section below each video...

I accidentally clicked on a link left on a comment and ever since then i was unable to watch videos on their website..If i click on a video it would take me to it..then after like 2 seconds my browser

window will get redirected to a blank page..at the bottom of the browser the url says:


I dont know what this is, and i just want to get rid of it...any help would be great ..thanks

maybe spyware of some kind...but i did a malwarebytes scan and here is my log:

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware


Database version: v2012.05.14.07

Windows 7 Service Pack 1 x86 NTFS

Internet Explorer 8.0.7601.17514

Alvin Lau :: WINDOWS-7 [administrator]

5/16/2012 7:43:31 AM

mbam-log-2012-05-16 (07-43-31).txt

Scan type: Full scan

Scan options enabled: Memory | Startup | Registry | File System | Heuristics/Extra | Heuristics/Shuriken | PUP | PUM

Scan options disabled: P2P

Objects scanned: 583168

Time elapsed: 1 hour(s), 32 minute(s), 59 second(s)

Memory Processes Detected: 0

(No malicious items detected)

Memory Modules Detected: 0

(No malicious items detected)

Registry Keys Detected: 0

(No malicious items detected)

Registry Values Detected: 0

(No malicious items detected)

Registry Data Items Detected: 0

(No malicious items detected)

Folders Detected: 0

(No malicious items detected)

Files Detected: 0

(No malicious items detected)


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  • 7 months later...

I know it has been over 7 months since this posting, but I was researching an issue with the website aarp.org today when the no-script plugin for Firefox flagged a script requesting access to my browser from "adsafeprotected.com". Has anyone determined whether adsafeprotected.com is a trusted process or not?

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