LinuxQuestions.org
Share your knowledge at the LQ Wiki.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Newbie
User Name
Password
Linux - Newbie This Linux forum is for members that are new to Linux.
Just starting out and have a question? If it is not in the man pages or the how-to's this is the place!

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 10-17-2013, 01:56 PM   #1
thedoc4454
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Oct 2013
Posts: 1

Rep: Reputation: Disabled
fbi ransomeware


How do I get rid of it? I got it to go away once when "Firefox is already running, but is not responding" popped up and I unchecked the box in the message as to which files to save
 
Old 10-17-2013, 02:18 PM   #2
Habitual
LQ Addict
 
Registered: Jan 2011
Location: Youngstown, Ohio
Distribution: LM17.1/Xfce4.11.8
Posts: 7,194
Blog Entries: 10

Rep: Reputation: 1985Reputation: 1985Reputation: 1985Reputation: 1985Reputation: 1985Reputation: 1985Reputation: 1985Reputation: 1985Reputation: 1985Reputation: 1985Reputation: 1985
Welcome to LQ.

close firefox and open a terminal.
Code:
mv ~/.mozilla/firefox ~/.mozilla/firefox.back
exit
open firefox and report back here what happens after that.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
How to send an Email to the FBI? Xeratul General 23 08-22-2013 06:24 PM
How Ebay worked with the FBI teckk General 2 05-06-2013 09:52 AM
fbi vijayavel Linux - Newbie 1 09-08-2011 09:16 AM
fbi-style format Dave Lohran Linux - General 1 10-06-2005 03:50 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:04 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration