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Kudos0

RDN/YahLover.worm!055BCCA9FEC Infection

I get a tab that appears occasionally that buts a dialog box on my screen. Fortunately I can close the tab 

and there are not any apparent after affects

The primary text in the box are

firewall-qf5d2q.info days:

RDN/YahLover.worm!055BCCA9FEC Infection

Windows Defender Alert:Zeus Virus Decected on your computer

Do Not shut down or reset your computer 

The following data will be compromised if you do so:

passwords

Browser History

Credit Card Information

Local Hard Disk Files

Please call Microsoft to rectify the issue and get your PC unlocked. Toll

free helpline at 1-855-622-6395

I have not called the number for obvious reasons.

Does any one know what this is ? IS it real? HOw didi it get past Norton

Thanks

Dick

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Kudos0

Re: RDN/YahLover.worm!055BCCA9FEC Infection

Hi Netsurfer1247 This is a scam as noted in this Microsoft Community Thread. Find a good A/V solution and run a full system scan to clear the files that are allowing these popups to appear. Malware Bytes is an excellent choice. Cheers

https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/protect/forum/protect_scanner-protect_scanning/rdnyahloverworm055bccac9fec/b9e0c90d-f808-4481-964a-43969c4f331c

https://www.malwarebytes.com/

Kudos0

Re: RDN/YahLover.worm!055BCCA9FEC Infection

Use Norton Power Eraser.