“Edge locks up with gray screen malware message.
When I click on Edge I get a gray screen with a white box with the message “This site says…IMPORTANT UPDATE: You should update your media player immediately. I can only exit by using Task Manager. I’ve done a full scan using Defender and a scan using
Malwarebytes. Neither indicated any problems. Any suggestions”

 

What is “This site says…IMPORTANT UPDATE: You should update your media player immediately” pop-up?

If you keep receiving a message saying “This site says…IMPORTANT UPDATE: You should update your media player immediately”, it only means that your computer is infected with an adware. That is to say, the “This site says…IMPORTANT UPDATE: You should update your media player immediately” pop-up is merely a part of adware that you may acquire most probably when you download and install third-party software. For most computer users, they are too careless to notice the additional bundled items from a freeware, and always allow some adware program installed automatically. Read the rest of this post »

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