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I am a PC guy and recently got my hand onto a MacBook Air. While browsing websites, my MacBook Air got infected.

I ran malwarebyte anti-malware for mac and it found some suspicious programs but does not seem to clean up all nasty stuff.

A program called "Unpollute My Mac" program remains on the desktop.

I am under the impression that Mac runs on Unix so the approach toward handling malware is different from PC.

Can I just drag the "Unpollute My Mac" in trash and be done with it?

Please advise. Thank you.

 

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I'm unfamiliar with Unpollute My Mac, but have just started seeing references to it in the last 24 hours. It appears to be something new.

Can you send a system snapshot taken with Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Mac? To do so, open Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Mac and choose Take System Snapshot from the Scanner menu. Then, in the window that opens, select all the text (Edit → Select All), copy it and paste into a reply to this message. Alternately, if you'd prefer not to post that information publicly, you can send me a direct message instead.

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Thanks a lot for the quick feedback. Below is the Snapshot

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.2.5.715 system report - January 4, 2017 at 4:13:28 PM EST
Mac OS X version Version 10.12.2 (Build 16C67)
System uptime: 0d 00:46:55
Helper tool version: 1.2.5.715
Signatures version: 154

Safari extensions
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nargeszali
    nargeszali
        Name: AdBlock
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/AdBlock-2.safariextz
        Modified: 2015-09-25 20:40:46 +0000
 
        Name: clea.nr Videos
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/clea.nr Videos-2.safariextz
        Modified: 2015-09-29 22:30:08 +0000
 
        Name: ClickToFlash
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/ClickToFlash.safariextz
        Modified: 2015-08-25 21:29:24 +0000
 
        Name: DuckDuckGo
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/DuckDuckGo-2.safariextz
        Modified: 2016-10-06 13:36:06 +0000
 
        Name: Firebug Lite for Safari
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/Firebug Lite for Safari.safariextz
        Modified: 2015-08-25 21:29:15 +0000
 
        Name: ResizeMe
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/ResizeMe.safariextz
        Modified: 2015-08-25 21:28:14 +0000
 
        Name: Stop/Reload Button
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/Stop-Reload Button.safariextz
        Modified: 2015-08-25 21:27:40 +0000
 
        Name: Translate
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/Translate.safariextz
        Modified: 2016-01-31 13:18:31 +0000
 
        Name: Ultimate Status Bar
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/Ultimate Status Bar.safariextz
        Modified: 2015-08-25 21:27:44 +0000
 

Chrome extensions
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nargeszali
    Default
        Name: Google Docs
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/aohghmighlieiainnegkcijnfilokake
        Modified: 2015-02-27 20:21:52 +0000
 
        Name: Google Drive
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/apdfllckaahabafndbhieahigkjlhalf
        Modified: 2015-11-01 11:53:35 +0000
 
        Name: YouTube
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/blpcfgokakmgnkcojhhkbfbldkacnbeo
        Modified: 2015-10-10 15:45:50 +0000
 
        Name: Google Search
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/coobgpohoikkiipiblmjeljniedjpjpf
        Modified: 2015-12-20 18:29:32 +0000
 
        Name: Google Docs Offline
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/ghbmnnjooekpmoecnnnilnnbdlolhkhi
        Modified: 2016-05-16 20:39:19 +0000
 
        Name: Search and New Tab by Yahoo
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/gihfmmedoddijgnhkgfgnkeohkpbipol
        Modified: 2016-09-26 23:08:38 +0000
 
        Name: Chrome Web Store Payments
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/nmmhkkegccagdldgiimedpiccmgmieda
        Modified: 2016-05-26 22:32:19 +0000
 
        Name: Gmail
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/pjkljhegncpnkpknbcohdijeoejaedia
        Modified: 2015-04-19 15:52:09 +0000
 
        Name: Chrome Media Router
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/pkedcjkdefgpdelpbcmbmeomcjbeemfm
        Modified: 2016-12-31 03:57:20 +0000
 
    Chrome
        Name: [unknown Chrome extension format]
        Path: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/External Extensions/gihfmmedoddijgnhkgfgnkeohkpbipol.json
        Modified: 2015-12-16 20:58:06 +0000
 

Firefox extensions
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User Login Items
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User: nargeszali
  Name: Steam
  Path: (null)
 
  Name: iTunesHelper
  Path: (null)
 
  Name: MacInstall
  Path: (null)
 
  Name: AdobeResourceSynchronizer
  Path: /Applications/Adobe Reader.app/Contents/Support/AdobeResourceSynchronizer.app
 
  Name: Spotify
  Path: (null)
 
  Name: Reminders
  Path: /Applications/Reminders.app
 
  Name: TuneupMyMac
  Path: (null)
 
  Name: Unpollute My Mac
  Path: /Applications/Unpollute My Mac.app
 

System startup items
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User launch agents
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/Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.adobe.AAM.Updater-1.0.plist
/Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.adobe.ARM.202f4087f2bbde52e3ac2df389f53a4f123223c9cc56a8fd83a6f7ae.plist
/Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.apple.CSConfigDotMacCert-z_narges@me.com-SharedServices.Agent.plist
/Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.facebook.videochat.nargeszali.plist
/Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.spotify.webhelper.plist
/Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.techyutils.ummhlpr.plist

System launch agents
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/Library/LaunchAgents/com.adobe.AAM.Updater-1.0.plist
/Library/LaunchAgents/com.adobe.CS5ServiceManager.plist
/Library/LaunchAgents/com.google.keystone.agent.plist
/Library/LaunchAgents/com.seagate.SeagateStorageGauge.plist
/Library/LaunchAgents/com.wacom.wacomtablet.plist

System launch daemons
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/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.adobe.fpsaud.plist
/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.adobe.SwitchBoard.plist
/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.google.keystone.daemon.plist
/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.malwarebytes.HelperTool.plist
/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.memeo.Memeod.plist
/Library/LaunchDaemons/com.microsoft.office.licensing.helper.plist

Kernel extensions
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/System/Library/Extensions/EPSONUSBPrintClass.kext
/System/Library/Extensions/hp_fax_io.kext
/System/Library/Extensions/JMicronATA.kext
/System/Library/Extensions/Seagate Storage Driver.kext
/System/Library/Extensions/Seagate Storage Driver.kext/Contents/PlugIns/SeagateDriveIcons.kext
/System/Library/Extensions/Seagate Storage Driver.kext/Contents/PlugIns/SeagateLeafPowSecDriver_10_4.kext
/System/Library/Extensions/Seagate Storage Driver.kext/Contents/PlugIns/SeagateLeafPowSecDriver_10_5.kext
/System/Library/Extensions/Wacom Tablet.kext
/Library/Extensions/ACS6x.kext
/Library/Extensions/ArcMSR.kext
/Library/Extensions/ATTOCelerityFC8.kext
/Library/Extensions/ATTOExpressSASHBA2.kext
/Library/Extensions/ATTOExpressSASRAID2.kext
/Library/Extensions/CalDigitHDProDrv.kext
/Library/Extensions/HighPointIOP.kext
/Library/Extensions/HighPointRR.kext
/Library/Extensions/hp_io_enabler_compound.kext
/Library/Extensions/PromiseSTEX.kext
/Library/Extensions/SoftRAID.kext

launchd.conf contents
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Hosts file
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##
# Host Database
#
# localhost is used to configure the loopback interface
# when the system is booting.  Do not change this entry.
##
127.0.0.1    localhost
255.255.255.255    broadcasthost
::1             localhost


Scan log
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2017-01-04 15:24:19 : 
2017-01-04 15:24:19 : ----- Scan Started -----
2017-01-04 15:24:19 : Scanning with signatures version 154 (2016-12-27)
2017-01-04 15:24:20 : Adware.Spigot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/SlickSavings.safariextz
2017-01-04 15:24:20 : Adware.Spigot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/hbcennhacfaagdopikcegfcobcadeocj
2017-01-04 15:24:20 : Adware.Spigot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/icdlfehblmklkikfigmjhbmmpmkmpooj
2017-01-04 15:24:20 : Adware.Spigot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/Default/Extensions/mhkaekfpcppmmioggniknbnbdbcigpkk
2017-01-04 15:24:20 : Adware.Spigot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/External Extensions/hbcennhacfaagdopikcegfcobcadeocj.json
2017-01-04 15:24:20 : Adware.Spigot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/saebay.crx
2017-01-04 15:24:20 : Adware.Spigot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/External Extensions/icdlfehblmklkikfigmjhbmmpmkmpooj.json
2017-01-04 15:24:20 : Adware.Spigot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/ErrorAssistant.crx
2017-01-04 15:24:20 : Adware.Spigot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Google/Chrome/External Extensions/mhkaekfpcppmmioggniknbnbdbcigpkk.json
2017-01-04 15:24:20 : Adware.Spigot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/coupons.crx
2017-01-04 15:24:20 : Adware.Spigot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot
2017-01-04 15:24:21 : Adware.IronCore : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/TatankaBison.safariextz
2017-01-04 15:24:33 : OSX.Genieo : Login item named: Genieo for user: nargeszali
2017-01-04 15:24:34 : OSX.Genieo : /Library/LaunchAgents/com.genieo.engine.plist
2017-01-04 15:24:34 : OSX.Genieo : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/com.genieoinnovation.Installer
2017-01-04 15:24:34 : OSX.Genieo : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Genieo
2017-01-04 15:24:34 : OSX.Genieo : /private/etc/launchd.conf
2017-01-04 15:24:35 : Adware.Awesome Screenshot : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/Awesome Screenshot-2.safariextz
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Advanced Mac Cleaner : Login item named: Advanced Mac Cleaner for user: nargeszali
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Advanced Mac Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Advanced Mac Cleaner
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Advanced Mac Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/hlpramc
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Advanced Mac Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Advanced Mac Cleaner
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Advanced Mac Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/amc
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Advanced Mac Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.pcv.hlpramc.plist
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Advanced Mac Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Preferences/com.PCvark.Advanced-Mac-Cleaner.plist
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Advanced Mac Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Preferences/com.pcv.hlpramc.plist
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Advanced Mac Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Logs/Advanced Mac Cleaner.log
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Advanced Mac Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Logs/helperamc.log
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Mac Adware Cleaner : Login item named: Mac Adware Cleaner for user: nargeszali
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Mac Adware Cleaner : /Applications/Mac Adware Cleaner.app
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Mac Adware Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/awc
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Mac Adware Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Mac Adware Cleaner
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Mac Adware Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/hlprawc
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Mac Adware Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Mac Adware Cleaner
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Mac Adware Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.adwarecleaner.hlprawc.plist
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.Mac Adware Cleaner : /Users/nargeszali/Library/Preferences/com.pcvark.Mac-Adware-Cleaner.plist
2017-01-04 15:24:48 : PUP.MacKeeper : /Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.zeobit.MacKeeper.Helper.plist
2017-01-04 15:24:49 : *** Scan time: 0d 00:00:30 ***
2017-01-04 15:24:49 : ------ Scan Ended ------
2017-01-04 15:25:30 : Removing detected threats...
2017-01-04 15:25:30 :  Removing Extension Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/SlickSavings.safariextz
2017-01-04 15:25:30 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/saebay.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:30 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/ErrorAssistant.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:30 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/coupons.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:30 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/saebay.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/ErrorAssistant.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/coupons.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/saebay.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/ErrorAssistant.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/coupons.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/saebay.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/ErrorAssistant.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/coupons.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/saebay.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/ErrorAssistant.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/coupons.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/saebay.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/ErrorAssistant.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/coupons.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/saebay.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/ErrorAssistant.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/coupons.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/saebay.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/ErrorAssistant.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/coupons.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/saebay.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/ErrorAssistant.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/coupons.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/saebay.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/ErrorAssistant.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :   Removing extension external item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot/coupons.crx
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Spigot
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Extension Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/TatankaBison.safariextz
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Login item named: Genieo for user: nargeszali
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing login item for user: nargeszali : Genieo
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Library/LaunchAgents/com.genieo.engine.plist
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/com.genieoinnovation.Installer
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Genieo
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /private/etc/launchd.conf
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Extension Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Safari/Extensions/Awesome Screenshot-2.safariextz
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Login item named: Advanced Mac Cleaner for user: nargeszali
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing login item for user: nargeszali : Advanced Mac Cleaner
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Advanced Mac Cleaner
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/hlpramc
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Advanced Mac Cleaner
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/amc
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.pcv.hlpramc.plist
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Preferences/com.PCvark.Advanced-Mac-Cleaner.plist
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Preferences/com.pcv.hlpramc.plist
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Logs/Advanced Mac Cleaner.log
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Logs/helperamc.log
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Login item named: Mac Adware Cleaner for user: nargeszali
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing login item for user: nargeszali : Mac Adware Cleaner
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Applications/Mac Adware Cleaner.app
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/awc
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Application Support/Mac Adware Cleaner
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/hlprawc
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Mac Adware Cleaner
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.adwarecleaner.hlprawc.plist
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/Preferences/com.pcvark.Mac-Adware-Cleaner.plist
2017-01-04 15:25:31 :  Removing Item: /Users/nargeszali/Library/LaunchAgents/com.zeobit.MacKeeper.Helper.plist
2017-01-04 15:25:31 : ---- Threat Removal Complete ----
2017-01-04 15:26:02 : ===== Attempting restart =====
2017-01-04 15:36:52 : 
2017-01-04 15:36:52 : ----- Scan Started -----
2017-01-04 15:36:52 : Scanning with signatures version 154 (2016-12-27)
2017-01-04 15:37:18 : *** Scan time: 0d 00:00:25 ***
2017-01-04 15:37:18 : ------ Scan Ended ------

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I actually found a source for this app in the meantime, and have added it to the Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Mac signatures. If you re-open Malwarebytes Anti-Malware for Mac at this point, it should download updated signatures and should be able to remove this.

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Thanks a lot !!!

Just re-ran the updated malwarebytes and it did pick up "unpollute my mac" and removed it. It's now gone from the Applications.

Is it fair to say my macbook air is now back to its earlier "normalcy" ?

I've read your website thesafemac.com but would like to know if there is anything else I should be doing to help keep my macbook air safe and free from malware invasion.

Any additional link is welcome !

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Although you had a lot of adware and PUPs, I don't see anything else in your snapshot that looks concerning, once Unpollute My Mac has been removed. So you should be good at this point!

I'm curious, though... do you have any recollection as to what you might have installed that included Unpollute My Mac?

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Thanks again for the help !!

I cannot recall the specifics but did browse some streaming movie website ~4 (?) days ago and got into some trouble - some popup windows and 1-2 forced downloads. I closed the popup windows, put the downloads in trash and emptied them. That was a ~5 min or less incident and nothing else happened until last night.

The same website did not cause much trouble on my PC (e.g. never encountering forced downloads), perhaps because it's much better protected by antivirus/antimalware/firewall and ublock ??

 

 

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"Free" video streaming sites are one of my go-to places to look for new adware installers, but if you didn't actually open those downloaded items, that wouldn't have infected you. This would have come from something that you downloaded and then did open, which makes it that much harder to identify, since you wouldn't have had any suspicions if you opened it.

As for why you didn't get infected on your PC, there can be many reasons for that. If you're using Malwarebytes on that PC, the web blocking technology might have blocked a bad download, or uBlock might have blocked a bad ad. It's also possible the PC version of the page attempts to use exploits to infect your PC without your knowledge, and either your system isn't vulnerable or it's got the Malwarebytes Anti-Exploit tech installed.

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