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Windows 7: Strange Win 7 Error Message....

28 Nov 2017   #1

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit
Strange Win 7 Error Message....

A colleague running under Windows 7 has been getting strange error messages very recently...

While operating Firefox...

No Script detected a potential cross-site Scripting Attack
from: https.//*.****.com to https: //*-*****.****.com
Suspicious data:
https://******.******.com/[/URL] renderer/ubr/13.0.2/ubr-wrapper.htm#d

He also got locked out of Facebook; FB informed him somebody in PA was trying to log in
with his PW, and urged him to change it.

This has all the hallmarks of a hack-attack...?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Nov 2017   #2

Linux Mint 18.2 xfce 64-bit (VMWare host) / Windows 8.1 Pro 32-bit (VMWare guest)


Looks like NoScript (a FF add-on) blocked it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
29 Nov 2017   #3

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit

Thanks. Confirms my suspicion....
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29 Nov 2017   #4
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64

Which version of FireFox does your friend use?

The new version is '57.0.

Also, what security programs are used active?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
29 Nov 2017   #5

Windows 7 Pro 64-bit

He just installed the latest version of Firefox last week. He uses Avast! for AV.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Dec 2017   #6

Windows 7 HP 64

Latest Firefox Quantum requires to update most add on, including No Script.
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