Mac Auto Fixer “Virus” Program – How to Remove It from Your Mac

This article has been created with the purpose to explain how to remove the Mac Auto Fixer program from your computer and help protect it against such programs In the future as well.

Mac Auto Fixer is one of those programs which aim to get users to download it, thinking it will fix the performance issues on their MacBooks and then remove any malware. However, this is not entirely the case as Mac Auto Fixer may display misleading information to users which aims to trick them into believing that the program has detected various types of malicious files on their computers in order to convince users to purchase it’s full version, whose main goal is to remove the detected errors. Since these detected errors may not even be real, we recommend that you immediately remove Mac Auto Fixer if you have added this app, preferably by using the information in this article.

Threat Summary

NameMac Auto Fixer
TypeRogue Antivirus
Short DescriptionMay pretend to have discovered errors on your Mac but in reality might only want you to purchase it’s full version and uses your Mac security as a reason.
SymptomsMay run automatically and initiate system scans automatically on your computer.
Distribution MethodBundled downloads. Web pages which may advertise it.
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Mac Auto Fixer – How Did I Get It

The primary method via which this software may land itself on your computer is usually bundling within third-party freeware installers. This program may land itself on your computer as a result of it’s installation files being merged with the installer of a program which you may have recently downloaded. (Read more...)

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