Windows 10: q.js from p.adrta pop up

  1.    17 Jul 2017 #1

    q.js from p.adrta pop up


    Keep getting this pop up, "q.js from p.adrta open save run" Eset & Malwarebytes find nothing. How can I get rid o it? It may have arrived with Windows update July 7 2017.
    Thanks can't get photo to insert here
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  2. Bree's Avatar
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    10 Home x64 (1803) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)
       17 Jul 2017 #2

    These popups for a .js from adrta appear to come from a malicious ad...
    It appears Skype had this issue and the ad was removed.
    https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/...1-5d8892764ed7

    ...and is discussed here on the ESET forum.
    https://forum.eset.com/topic/7520-aa...tacom-pop-ups/

    If you haven't downloaded or run the .js then there may not be anything on the PC that needs cleaning. There are some suggestions in the ESET forum post for further steps you could take to be sure.
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  3.    19 Jul 2017 #3

    Hello and Thank You
    I just close it, I have run my Eset Nod 32 and Malwarebytes.... after a few days eset found this, but it still pops up if I am in Hotmail, Ebay, Amazon etc...
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    this is what eset found, 2nd photo is the orange line opened.
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  4.    30 Jul 2017 #4

    Sort of a solution


    I put the domain name in my restricted zone and now just get a notice that the file has been prohibited
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