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Old 07-17-2018, 10:01 PM   #1
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Coin hive Error

All the sudden my home PC will not connect to anything and is constantly getting a coinhive redirect. I reset the router to default settings and it seems to have fixed the issue. Anyone else ever run into this?
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Old 07-18-2018, 05:05 AM   #2
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Could be related to malware you may have picked up visiting a web site.
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Old 07-18-2018, 05:22 AM   #3
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Yep, I'd run some spyware removal STAT!
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Old 07-18-2018, 08:11 AM   #4
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https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/new...-malware-devs/


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Old 07-18-2018, 08:22 AM   #5
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Standard MBAM scan will fix I am sure.. but here is an arty.

GL. I hate malware.

https://www.fixyourbrowser.com/remov...-com-redirect/
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