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PostPosted: Tue Sep 11, 2007 6:58 am    Post subject: Banner Ad Trojan Served on MySpace, Photobucket Reply with quote

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Several banner ads containing Trojan horse programs that can compromise a user's computer have been running on some high-traffic Web sites for the past several weeks, including MySpace.com and Photobucket.com...The banner ads in question were traced back to an ad network exchange run by a company called RightMedia, which was recently bought by Yahoo!....

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PostPosted: Tue Sep 11, 2007 1:06 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

...And now I remember why I got AdBlocker, one of the best extensions available for Firefox.
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 11, 2007 1:16 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

unless you want to go to Danny Carlton's websites where they are not allowed...
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 11, 2007 1:25 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nightmaretony wrote:
unless you want to go to Danny Carlton's websites where they are not allowed...

Danny Carlton?
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 11, 2007 2:46 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

2 weeks ago, the maniac who was blocking firefox users. Look up www.whyfirefoxisblocked.com. He considers anyone using Adblock to be stealing from him.
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 11, 2007 3:50 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nightmaretony wrote:
2 weeks ago, the maniac who was blocking firefox users. Look up www.whyfirefoxisblocked.com. He considers anyone using Adblock to be stealing from him.

Oh, that idiot. I did read that thread. But still, one guy who hates AdBlock users will not change my opinion on it.
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PostPosted: Tue Sep 11, 2007 4:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Zackly. If you are on here, you are already familiar to a degree about safe internet habits and practice accordingly...
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PostPosted: Wed Sep 12, 2007 2:05 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Nightmaretony wrote:
Zackly. If you are on here, you are already familiar to a degree about safe internet habits and practice accordingly...

Of course, of course. Smile
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