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Offline cibertraveler

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Threat secured.
We’ve safely aborted the connection on because it was infected with URL: Phishing
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Threat name:          URL: Phishing
Process:                   C:\program files (x86)\Microsoft\Edge\Application\msedge.exe
Detected by            Web Shield
Status                       Connection aborted

When I scan my PC, nothing dangerous is located on my computer.  When I move to another website the message above shows again, each and every time. I move through the Internet. I scan my PC and the software finds nothing.

Offline Pondus

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Do you use ChatGPT ?

hxxps:// goes to a website for ChatGPT sidebar for chrome and Edge browser

« Last Edit: September 30, 2023, 01:49:06 PM by Pondus »

Offline polonus

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See risk rating:
Consider:  (This is Amazon driven AI).

Also see IP address info: (together with various vulnerabilities)
The link is given as safe here at IsthisPhish -> 99.9% Legitimate & 0.1% Phishing.

It has a particular badness ratio of 35  here:

But wait for a final verdict from avast team, as we here are just volunteers.

But be aware of what links you click after.
This as AI-driven phishing inside mail can be very advanced and could be a dangerous threat.

Do an additional scan with AdwCleaner,

« Last Edit: October 02, 2023, 05:02:09 PM by polonus »
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