I am getting "your windows is damaged" with loud noise adware on Edge on Win 10. When will this be stopped by an update?

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As in the title. I can successfully close down Edge to delete the infected site , but why is this malicious software not caught by Trend Micro as a malicious site?
I have had a  look at Google and understand it will not damge my computer but hell it is annoying. It appears on Ebay.au vendors sites.
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Sorry to hear that, cparmbruster.

You have encountered a Technical Support Scam that involves convincing users that their computer has been compromised, before conveniently offering their services to deal with the issue.

Please check the link below on how to avoid website redirection:
Resetting your web browser for performance and website redirection issues

To know more about Technical Support Scam, you can check the links below:
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about Suspected Third Party Technical Support Scams and Surging Tech Support Scams and How to Avoid Them

In case you need more help, please let us know.

- Kim