Spyware, viruses, & security forum: macsnap.net pop-up, how do I remove it?

by: pysanky13 August 22, 2013 1:15 PM PDT

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macsnap.net pop-up, how do I remove it?

by pysanky13 - 8/22/13 1:15 PM

For about a week now, there has been a macsnap.net full page pop up behind any browser I use. I am running windows 7, 64 bit on an HP computer. I have run spyware, malware and rootkit removal tools with no success. No one seems to know where this comes from and there is nothing to get rid of it yet. there is a macsnap blog on Facebook whose postings are the exact pages that pop up. I have started noticing comments on some of the pages, which repeat at times, and know that others have picked this up too and on various browsers and OS. None of us are happy about this. It does not matter what site you are on and it does not start consistently-I went a half day without any and thought one of my tools removed it. I was on the same sites I always use but then it started up again.
Have checked my browsers for add-ons etc. and found nothing. The page seems to do nothing except pop up but if not closed, you can end up with multiple pages all stacked up. Even if I were a mac user I would not want this uninvited page always intruding. Please help! thanks.

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