Remove cdn.marphezis.com From Your Browser

This page shows how to remove cdn.marphezis.com from Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer.

Does this sound like your story? You see cdn.marphezis.com in your web browser's statusbar while browsing sites that mostl of the time don't load any content from third party domains.

Here's a screen-cap of cdn.marphezis.com when it showed up on my machine:

cdn.marphezis.com in the status bar

I noticed cdn.marphezis.com in the status bar and the network log while I was browsing a site that I know does not load or link to any content outside of the site.

Here are some of the statusbar messages you may see in your browser's status bar:

If this sounds like what you are seeing on your system, you apparently have some potentially unwanted program installed on your machine that makes the cdn.marphezis.com domain appear in your web browser. So there's no use contacting the owner of the site you were browsing. The cdn.marphezis.com statusbar messages are not coming from them.

I'll do my best to help you with the cdn.marphezis.com removal in this blog post.

I found cdn.marphezis.com on one of the lab systems where I have some potentially unwanted programs running. I've talked about this in some of the previous blog posts. The potentially unwanted programs was installed on purpose, and from time to time I check if anything new has appeared, such as pop-up windows, new tabs in the web browsers, injected ads on site that usually don't show adverts, or if some new files have been saved to the hard-drive.

So, how do you remove cdn.marphezis.com from your web browser? On the machine where cdn.marphezis.com showed up in the status bar I had a few programs installed, which are often referred to as "potentially unwanted". I removed them with FreeFixer and that stopped the web browser from loading data from cdn.marphezis.com.

The bad news with statusbar messages such as this one is that it can be caused by many variants of potentially unwanted programs, not just the potentially unwanted program on my machine. This makes it impossible to say exactly what you need to remove to stop the statusbar messages.

Anyway, here's my suggestion for the cdn.marphezis.com removal:

The first thing I would do to remove cdn.marphezis.com is to examine the programs installed on the machine, by opening the "Uninstall programs" dialog. You can open this dialog from the Windows Control Panel. If you are using one of the more recent versions of Windows Operating System you can just type in "uninstall" in the Control Panel's search field to find that dialog:

Uninstall a program search

Click on the "(Uninstall a program) link and the Uninstall programs dialog will open up:

Uninstall a program dialog

Do you see something strange-looking in there or something that you don't remember installing? Tip: Sort on the "Installed On" column to see if something was installed approximatelyabout the same time as you started observing the cdn.marphezis.com status bar messages.

Then I would check the browser add-ons. Potentially unwanted programs often appear under the add-ons dialog in Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer or Safari. Is there something that looks suspicious? Anything that you don't remember installing?

Firefox add-ons manager

Please also test to disable the web browser proxy and the system proxy on your machine. Did that stop the connections to cdn.marphezis.com?

I think you will be able to track down and uninstall the potentially unwanted program with the steps outlined above, but in case that did not work you can try the FreeFixer removal tool to identify and remove the potentially unwanted program. FreeFixer is a freeware tool that I started develop about 8 years ago. Freefixer is a tool designed to manually find and uninstall unwanted software. When you've found the unwanted files you can simply tick a checkbox and click on the Fix button to remove the unwanted file.

FreeFixer's removal feature is not locked like many other removal tools out there. It won't require you to pay for the program just when you are about to remove the unwanted files.

And if you're having difficulties deciding if a file is legitimate or potentially unwanted in the FreeFixer scan report, click on the More Info link for the file. That will open up your web browser with a page which contains more details about the file. On that web page, check out the VirusTotal report which can be very useful:

FreeFixer More Info link example

If no matter what you do seems to stop cdn.marphezis.com, you could try to block cdn.marphezis.com in the Windows HOSTS file.

Did you find any potentially unwanted program on your machine? Did that stop cdn.marphezis.com? Please post the name of the potentially unwanted program you uninstalled from your machine in the comment below.

Thank you!

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