Safari Hijack

Discussion in 'Malware Removal Assistance For Mac' started by Madlor, May 29, 2017.

  1. Madlor

    Madlor New Member

    May 28, 2017
    Ontario, Canada
    mac OS X
    Device model:
    MacBook Pro 9,2
    Operating System and Version:
    MacOS 10.12.5
    Super User:
    Infection date and initial symptoms:
    Unsure, hijack seems to always happen while on
    Current issues and symptoms:
    redirects to fake Rogers Canada Survey site with a pop up
    Steps taken in order to remove the infection:
    Tried Malware bytes with no results or changes.
    Looking for some assistance to clear up a hijacked Mac.

  2. Jack

    Jack Administrator
    Staff Member

    Jan 24, 2011
    Windows 10
    Hello Madlor,
    If this redirect only happens on a certain website, most likely this is happening due to an ad on that website. Do you use any adblockers for your browser? - You can try to install an adblocker from here: AdBlock
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