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okasion
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Malware in Steam?

Post by okasion » Tue Apr 24, 2018 9:48 pm

Sorry for the topic, but everytime I launch Steam, I get this:

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leandro@playerone ~ $ ps ax | grep http
 8286 ?        S      0:00 /home/leandro/.local/share/Steam/ubuntu12_64/steamwebhelper --type=zygote --no-sandbox --lang=en_US.UTF-8 --log-file=/home/leandro/.local/share/Steam/logs/cef_log.txt --product-version=Valve Steam Client --webview-urls=http://localhost/*,http://steamloopback.host/*,https://steamloopback.host/*,https://localhost/*
 8314 ?        Sl     0:00 /home/leandro/.local/share/Steam/ubuntu12_64/steamwebhelper --type=renderer --disable-gpu-compositing --disable-smooth-scrolling --enable-pinch --no-sandbox --service-pipe-token=0BFF4CEBE9DDB84AB10FAA2B3F27978F --enable-blink-features=ResizeObserver --lang=en-US --lang=en_US.UTF-8 --log-file=/home/leandro/.local/share/Steam/logs/cef_log.txt --product-version=Valve Steam Client --webview-urls=http://localhost/*,http://steamloopback.host/*,https://steamloopback.host/*,https://localhost/* --disable-spell-checking --enable-pinch --num-raster-threads=2 --enable-main-frame-before-activation --content-image-texture-target=0,0,3553;0,1,3553;0,2,3553;0,3,3553;0,4,3553;0,5,3553;0,6,3553;0,7,3553;0,8,3553;0,9,3553;0,10,3553;0,11,3553;0,12,3553;0,13,3553;0,14,3553;0,15,3553;0,16,3553;0,17,3553;1,0,3553;1,1,3553;1,2,3553;1,3,3553;1,4,3553;1,5,3553;1,6,3553;1,7,3553;1,8,3553;1,9,3553;1,10,3553;1,11,3553;1,12,3553;1,13,3553;1,14,3553;1,15,3553;1,16,3553;1,17,3553;2,0,3553;2,1,3553;2,2,3553;2,3,3553;2,4,3553;2,5,3553;2,6,3553;2,7,3553;2,8,3553;2,9,3553;2,10,3553;2,11,3553;2,12,3553;2,13,3553;2,14,3553;2,15,3553;2,16,3553;2,17,3553;3,0,3553;3,1,3553;3,2,3553;3,3,3553;3,4,3553;3,5,3553;3,6,3553;3,7,3553;3,8,3553;3,9,3553;3,10,3553;3,11,3553;3,12,3553;3,13,3553;3,14,3553;3,15,3553;3,16,3553;3,17,3553;4,0,3553;4,1,3553;4,2,3553;4,3,3553;4,4,3553;4,5,3553;4,6,3553;4,7,3553;4,8,3553;4,9,3553;4,10,3553;4,11,3553;4,12,3553;4,13,3553;4,14,3553;4,15,3553;4,16,3553;4,17,3553;5,0,3553;5,1,3553;5,2,3553;5,3,3553;5,4,3553;5,5,3553;5,6,3553;5,7,3553;5,8,3553;5,9,3553;5,10,3553;5,11,3553;5,12,3553;5,13,3553;5,14,3553;5,15,3553;5,16,3553;5,17,3553;6,0,3553;6,1,3553;6,2,3553;6,3,3553;6,4,3553;6,5,3553;6,6,3553;6,7,3553;6,8,3553;6,9,3553;6,10,3553;6,11,3553;6,12,3553;6,13,3553;6,14,3553;6,15,3553;6,16,3553;6,17,3553 --disable-accelerated-video-decode --disable-gpu-compositing --enable-gpu-async-worker-context --service-request-channel-token=0BFF4CEBE9DDB84AB10FAA2B3F27978F --renderer-client-id=2 --shared-files=v8_natives_data:100,v8_snapshot_data:101
 8321 ?        Sl     0:00 /home/leandro/.local/share/Steam/ubuntu12_64/steamwebhelper --type=renderer --disable-gpu-compositing --disable-smooth-scrolling --enable-pinch --no-sandbox --service-pipe-token=52DC2427B965E7F2EE1B2B554DC50953 --enable-blink-features=ResizeObserver --lang=en-US --lang=en_US.UTF-8 --log-file=/home/leandro/.local/share/Steam/logs/cef_log.txt --product-version=Valve Steam Client --webview-urls=http://localhost/*,http://steamloopback.host/*,https://steamloopback.host/*,https://localhost/* --disable-spell-checking --enable-pinch --num-raster-threads=2 --enable-main-frame-before-activation --content-image-texture-target=0,0,3553;0,1,3553;0,2,3553;0,3,3553;0,4,3553;0,5,3553;0,6,3553;0,7,3553;0,8,3553;0,9,3553;0,10,3553;0,11,3553;0,12,3553;0,13,3553;0,14,3553;0,15,3553;0,16,3553;0,17,3553;1,0,3553;1,1,3553;1,2,3553;1,3,3553;1,4,3553;1,5,3553;1,6,3553;1,7,3553;1,8,3553;1,9,3553;1,10,3553;1,11,3553;1,12,3553;1,13,3553;1,14,3553;1,15,3553;1,16,3553;1,17,3553;2,0,3553;2,1,3553;2,2,3553;2,3,3553;2,4,3553;2,5,3553;2,6,3553;2,7,3553;2,8,3553;2,9,3553;2,10,3553;2,11,3553;2,12,3553;2,13,3553;2,14,3553;2,15,3553;2,16,3553;2,17,3553;3,0,3553;3,1,3553;3,2,3553;3,3,3553;3,4,3553;3,5,3553;3,6,3553;3,7,3553;3,8,3553;3,9,3553;3,10,3553;3,11,3553;3,12,3553;3,13,3553;3,14,3553;3,15,3553;3,16,3553;3,17,3553;4,0,3553;4,1,3553;4,2,3553;4,3,3553;4,4,3553;4,5,3553;4,6,3553;4,7,3553;4,8,3553;4,9,3553;4,10,3553;4,11,3553;4,12,3553;4,13,3553;4,14,3553;4,15,3553;4,16,3553;4,17,3553;5,0,3553;5,1,3553;5,2,3553;5,3,3553;5,4,3553;5,5,3553;5,6,3553;5,7,3553;5,8,3553;5,9,3553;5,10,3553;5,11,3553;5,12,3553;5,13,3553;5,14,3553;5,15,3553;5,16,3553;5,17,3553;6,0,3553;6,1,3553;6,2,3553;6,3,3553;6,4,3553;6,5,3553;6,6,3553;6,7,3553;6,8,3553;6,9,3553;6,10,3553;6,11,3553;6,12,3553;6,13,3553;6,14,3553;6,15,3553;6,16,3553;6,17,3553 --disable-accelerated-video-decode --disable-gpu-compositing --enable-gpu-async-worker-context --service-request-channel-token=52DC2427B965E7F2EE1B2B554DC50953 --renderer-client-id=3 --shared-files=v8_natives_data:100,v8_snapshot_data:101
 8348 ?        Sl     0:00 /home/leandro/.local/share/Steam/ubuntu12_64/steamwebhelper --type=renderer --disable-gpu-compositing --disable-smooth-scrolling --enable-pinch --no-sandbox --service-pipe-token=CBE3F7333BD4189BE1AD56E0DAB25566 --enable-blink-features=ResizeObserver --lang=en-US --lang=en_US.UTF-8 --log-file=/home/leandro/.local/share/Steam/logs/cef_log.txt --product-version=Valve Steam Client --webview-urls=http://localhost/*,http://steamloopback.host/*,https://steamloopback.host/*,https://localhost/* --disable-spell-checking --enable-pinch --num-raster-threads=2 --enable-main-frame-before-activation --content-image-texture-target=0,0,3553;0,1,3553;0,2,3553;0,3,3553;0,4,3553;0,5,3553;0,6,3553;0,7,3553;0,8,3553;0,9,3553;0,10,3553;0,11,3553;0,12,3553;0,13,3553;0,14,3553;0,15,3553;0,16,3553;0,17,3553;1,0,3553;1,1,3553;1,2,3553;1,3,3553;1,4,3553;1,5,3553;1,6,3553;1,7,3553;1,8,3553;1,9,3553;1,10,3553;1,11,3553;1,12,3553;1,13,3553;1,14,3553;1,15,3553;1,16,3553;1,17,3553;2,0,3553;2,1,3553;2,2,3553;2,3,3553;2,4,3553;2,5,3553;2,6,3553;2,7,3553;2,8,3553;2,9,3553;2,10,3553;2,11,3553;2,12,3553;2,13,3553;2,14,3553;2,15,3553;2,16,3553;2,17,3553;3,0,3553;3,1,3553;3,2,3553;3,3,3553;3,4,3553;3,5,3553;3,6,3553;3,7,3553;3,8,3553;3,9,3553;3,10,3553;3,11,3553;3,12,3553;3,13,3553;3,14,3553;3,15,3553;3,16,3553;3,17,3553;4,0,3553;4,1,3553;4,2,3553;4,3,3553;4,4,3553;4,5,3553;4,6,3553;4,7,3553;4,8,3553;4,9,3553;4,10,3553;4,11,3553;4,12,3553;4,13,3553;4,14,3553;4,15,3553;4,16,3553;4,17,3553;5,0,3553;5,1,3553;5,2,3553;5,3,3553;5,4,3553;5,5,3553;5,6,3553;5,7,3553;5,8,3553;5,9,3553;5,10,3553;5,11,3553;5,12,3553;5,13,3553;5,14,3553;5,15,3553;5,16,3553;5,17,3553;6,0,3553;6,1,3553;6,2,3553;6,3,3553;6,4,3553;6,5,3553;6,6,3553;6,7,3553;6,8,3553;6,9,3553;6,10,3553;6,11,3553;6,12,3553;6,13,3553;6,14,3553;6,15,3553;6,16,3553;6,17,3553 --disable-accelerated-video-decode --disable-gpu-compositing --enable-gpu-async-worker-context --service-request-channel-token=CBE3F7333BD4189BE1AD56E0DAB25566 --renderer-client-id=4 --shared-files=v8_natives_data:100,v8_snapshot_data:101
 8402 pts/0    S+     0:00 grep --color=auto http
18091 ?        S      0:00 /usr/lib/kde4/libexec/kio_http_cache_cleaner
30154 ?        Sl     0:00 /usr/lib/gvfs/gvfsd-http --spawner :1.6 /org/gtk/gvfs/exec_spaw/4
and if I close it:

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 8402 pts/0    S+     0:00 grep --color=auto http
18091 ?        S      0:00 /usr/lib/kde4/libexec/kio_http_cache_cleaner
30154 ?        Sl     0:00 /usr/lib/gvfs/gvfsd-http --spawner :1.6 /org/gtk/gvfs/exec_spaw/4
what is happening? also don't games don't start

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Re: Malware in Steam?

Post by xenopeek » Wed Apr 25, 2018 1:12 am

How would the Steam client's web browser be malware? Because that's what you're looking at; the pages you're looking at in the Steam client are often web based.
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Re: Malware in Steam?

Post by okasion » Wed Apr 25, 2018 3:50 pm

I don't know, maybe something the Steam guys missed out... anyway, thanks.

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