Critical Java SE update due Tuesday fixes 40 flaws
Recently whenever I open Internet explorer, it opens to a"Java Software Critical Update" and I can not get rid of it. Is this something I really need to do? If not how can I get rid of it once and for all?
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Speculation: You ran some kind of potentially unwanted program that gets cash for affiliate installs. Either the people running the affiliate network that changed your homepage are outright scumbags or this hijacker got in under their noses. Stuff like this is why I hate PUA....
Please post the results once you resolve this with Webroot support. I'm very interested to find out how it pulled this off.
Also, kudos to you for figuring out there wasn't something right. It's a pretty clever fake I'll admit. I'm happy you came looking for advice!