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I received an alert that my computer was compromized is this

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I received an alert that my computer was compromized is this legit?
JA: Just to clarify, what's the make and model of your machine, and what operating system are you running?
Customer: imac (2008) Yosemite 10.10.5
JA: Have you installed any updates recently?
Customer: With the last month maybe
JA: What troubleshooting have you tried?
Customer: Just got the alert and wanted to check if it was legit
JA: Anything else you want the Mac expert to know before I connect you?
Customer: no
Submitted: 11 days ago.
Category: Mac
Expert:  Ashik replied 11 days ago.

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