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Since yesterday Noscript - the extension for Firefox, blocks a request to "panoramtech.net". After some researches, it seems that Panoramtech is a malware. How could my Linux system catch it? What should I do for safely and definitively remove it from my Kubuntu 14.04?

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Answered by OP:

The ShowIP extension is the bad guy, and it is calling the malware page.

A new version was pushed out yesterday, v2.5, and it injects a request into every page load to a site thats seems to be well known for malware. I highly recommend disabling it or rolling back to v2.4 if you need it.

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For me on Chrome, it was Dailymotion Video downloader with an ID of fjbeholgeggnndklobjgccindfdgbnld. It has since been removed from the store.

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  • downvoter, please explain – georgiecasey Feb 12 '15 at 3:09

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