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Nextyourcontent Adware, Mac. [Closed]

  • 27 May 2019
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Hello
How to remove this annoying malware from my mac book using kaspersky ?
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Userlevel 7
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Hello Nasser,
Welcome!
  1. Has KIS detected the malware?
  2. KIS version?
  3. Operating system version?
  4. If KIS has detected, please provide screen prints of the detection?
And: please read this guidance - https://malwaretips.com/blogs/remove-nextyourcontent-com/ - written for Windows, but, applicable to Mac as well
Please let us know?
Thanks!
1- No
2- 19.0.0.294b.c.d
3- Macos Mojave 10.14.5
4-not detected
Userlevel 7
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Hello Nasser,
Thanks for posting back.
  1. How is the malware making itself known to you?
  2. Please provide detail & screen images?
Please do not include any "dangerous" links.
Thanks.

it's a Push notifications” that shows ads on my Firefox

Userlevel 7
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Hello Nasser:
  1. Save Firefox bookmarks,
  2. Do full Firefox reset.
  3. Reboot.
  4. Test.
  5. Fixed? Good.
  • Not fixed:
  1. Uninstall Firefox
  2. Reboot
  3. Check that all traces of Firefox have been removed from system
  4. If there's any Firefox folders, files, objects remaining - delete.
  5. Reboot.
  6. Download a new Firefox Installer.
  7. Install Firefox.
  8. Reboot.
  9. Test. Fixed? Good.
  10. Not fixed: let us know?
Thanks!