I recently got a message supposedlly from my ISP saying I had some bad
malware and they were quarantining me and would freeze my computer. They
gave me a number to call to get the problem fixed. I didn't believe it so
I contacted Apple and they gave me a link to Malwarebytes. I ran it on my
os10.11 drive and it said it cleaned it out. But I only have 10.11 to
enable my iPhone to talk to the iTunes on the iMac. My main software is on
my 10.7.5 drive. So on my 10.7 drive I get the same message this morning.
I contact Apple and they say I am out of warranty and I will have to pay
$180 to have them fix it. I asked if there was any software that I could
use to clean my Mac out and prevent it from happening again. They said
there isn't. They also said reformatting the drive would not fix the
So- Is there software out there that is good stuff and will enable me to
fix the problem and help to keep it from happening again? I have seen
various ads for this kind of software but I am loath to trust some random
You received this message because you are a member of the iMac Group, a group
for those using Apple iMacs and eMacs.
The list FAQ is at http://lowendmac.com/imac/list.shtml and our netiquette
guide is at http://www.lowendmac.com/lists/netiquette.shtml
To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org
To leave this group, send email to imaclist+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com
For more options, visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/imaclist
You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "iMac
To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email
For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.