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  1. #1

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    Mar 09, 2013
    Youtube link appears constantly.
    Mid 2009 Macbook running latest version of Snow Leopard. I use Firefox for a browser.

    When I click on a link, the page will start to load and then a link comes up. Is this a virus of some kind? What the heck is going on? Since I use Firefox constantly, I'm not sure if this will happen with Chrome or Safari.

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    Jul 17, 2009
    27" i7 iMac, 15" Macbook Pro TB, 13" Macbook Air, iPhone 6S, iPod Nano 7th Gen
    Welcome to Mac-Forums

    Not a virus, but looks like a DNS hijack..what DOES happen when you use Chrome or Safari? If neither of those exhibit the problem, then you might want to fully uninstall Firefox and re-install it..

    What sort so of extensions are you running on Firefox?

  3. #3

    Member Since
    Mar 09, 2013
    This just started last Friday. I have not tried Chrome or Safari, but I will start using Chrome and see what happens. I will also uninstall and reinstall Firefox and see if that does something. I'll check the extensions and post them here.

    Thanks for the reply.

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