Malwarebytes Detects 'prefs.js' as a Virus

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Post Posted April 22nd, 2019, 10:04 am

Malwarebytes detects that my prefs.js is a virus. How is this possible? Should I be concerned? What do i do about this?
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Post Posted April 22nd, 2019, 10:18 am

Report it here.

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Post Posted April 22nd, 2019, 1:06 pm

not at all, only one or more entries. MBAM will tell you which one. and i think its NO f.p. - its adware, use adwcleaner to log and clean up.

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