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Reimage repair site....verdict?

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Hello, all.

This morning's scan turned up a jaw-dropping 453 PUPs connected with a repair service called "Reimage." Not sure if this is the same scam mentioned more than once on this forum (a scam which employs numerous URLs for purposes of entrapment), but I've a sinking feeling it might be.

Here's where I swallowed the bait:

https://www.reimageplus.com/

Furthermore, I was linked to Reimage via an online—seemingly legit—computer mag, whose name I've forgotten, wouldn'tcha know.

Google turns up conflicting discussions on the topic (Reimage scam or legit?), with opinions on both sides. So I turn to you for the final word.

In the meantime, I've corralled the PUPs into quarantine, and re-scanned. The new scan runs clean. Are there additional procedures I should undertake to make sure I'm okay?

If anyone's interested in the gory results of the first scan, I've attached them below.

Last, but not least, can I safely delete everything in quarantine?

Grateful thanks to you forum heroes.

Brooks

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Malwarebytes 3.7.1

Windows 10 Pro x64 (release 1809)

 

Malwarebytes scan 15 Apr 2019.txt

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Hello, Welcome to Malwarebytes.
I'm nasdaq and will be helping you.

If you can please print this topic it will make it easier for you to follow the instructions and complete all of the necessary steps in the order listed.
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Please download the attached Fixlist.txt file to  the same folder where the Farbar tool is running from.
The location is listed in the 3rd line of the FRST.txt log you have submitted.

Run FRST and click Fix only once and wait.

The tool will create a log (Fixlog.txt) please post it to your reply.
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Please post the Fixlog.txt and let me know what problem persists.

p.s.

You do not need the Reimage program.
Do not install programs that are suggested or forced on you.

fixlist.txt

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Nasdaq, I greatly appreciate your help, and am sorry for the trouble.

Reimage certainly didn't fix my computer's audio problems, as I'd hoped it might. That aside, it hasn't caused any problems that I'm aware of. If anything suspicious crops up, I'll post word here.

Will delete Reimage from quarantine. Am relieved to be rid of it, and my sincere thanks to you.  Hat tip

Attached below, the Fixlog file.

Brooks

Fixlog.txt

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