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Subject: PSA: Google Drive Replaced with "Backup and Sync" (Beware)
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007quick Mar 16, 2017 10:54 AM Reply | Bookmark
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Did anyone else randomly have their google drive background app get replaced with one called "Backup and Sync?" I now have a new program in its place and I am very sure that it is malware of some sort. When I run the program I get an immediate error message that I have attached in the picture. It is clearly not google who would write such a confusing message.

I am scanning my computer with everything I have and so far none of the programs have realized that it is unwanted.

Do not follow their instructions and send any sort of e-mail to them.

I will update  with more information about my process of getting rid of it as I go.

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007quick Mar 16, 2017 10:55 AM Reply | Bookmark
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Entz Mar 16, 2017 01:27 PM Reply | Bookmark
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The update  is legit so no worries there, however it is horribly broken. Google is working on a fix.

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