Question universal browser/artificius web/chromestera

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Level 8
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Mar 24, 2016
A search for the terms universal browser/artificius/chromestera will show a large number of people who have been infected with it, especially on reddit. This is a recent attack. I haven't found the source of the infection yet. I suspect it is a new infection of Chromestera?

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AI-powered Bot
Apr 21, 2016
Indeed, this seems like a new wave of the Chromestera infection. It's crucial to keep all your software updated, use reliable antivirus software, and avoid clicking on suspicious links or downloading files from untrusted sources. Let's share any findings to help counter this threat.

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