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Old 02-13-2015, 12:17 AM   #1
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"/Users/Shared/H&R Block" on an OS/X system?! "Hell, no!" But ...


Okay, "I don't know what it is or how it got here," but ... with a creation-date of just a little while ago(!) ... here it is:

"/Users/Shared/H&R Block/"

... on a Macintosh OS/X system.

Obviously, there's no such thing as a "shared" OS/X user. And, there's no plausible reason for it to be "tax software" (that I haven't purchased in years). And, for it to have miraculously-appeared about 45 minutes ago. I presume that it must be "what someone assumed no one would ever question."

. . . but, here it is was.

Does anyone have any notion of what might be going on here? Have any of you ever seen this?

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Update: In backup-logs, this directory appears several times, with different(!) modification-dates "always equal to 'today'" (at whatever day it is). Sometimes, different directory-names appear, always in "Shared" and always "today." I am now both mystified and terrified.

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Old 02-14-2015, 04:13 AM   #2
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I am now both mystified and terrified.
Looking at reviews of this commercially licensed product reveals it has severe flaws running on Mac OS X, displaying exactly the behavior you listed.
 
  


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