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    Malware removal

    Just started getting the message from MalwareBytes that it blocked infection, so I went to quarantine and found it had quarantined the PUPUpdate malware so I hit delete it. which it did. But when I get on line with Firefox I get the same warning that it has defended successfully against the infection. But there is nothing in the quarantine section. I am running Windows 7 32/64 bit

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    If Firefox blocks a connection because of malware, you won't normally get anything to quarantine, the connection to the offending software is dropped on detection. Update MBAM and run a quick scan, post back with the results, attach your older MBAM logs as well, if you want.

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    Not needed all appears to be good

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    Well, malwarebytes can't delete PUP I'm afraid

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    Quote Originally Posted by makethink View Post
    Well, malwarebytes can't delete PUP I'm afraid
    Huh??? What makes you say that?

    Jerry

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