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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:28 AM   #1
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Spam/malware issue

Twice today when I got on the site I had a full screen pop up that was telling we how this is a dangerous site and contained spyware/malware
As I tried to close it the spam tried to appear like my antivirus software warning of threats etc.

Just an FYI/warning...
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:30 AM   #2
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Same thing just happened to me and I am on a MAC
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:30 AM   #3
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My computer actually opened a different webpage instead of coming to GL4x4 this morning.
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:32 AM   #4
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I got an attack the other day. it said you need to buy our 2010 spyware package now! I had to go through a backdoor in my computer to remove it because it blocked the system restore.

if you go to www.pcworld.com you can get the free downloads for malware bytes and AVG. & Avast.

the one that let me in around the virus was Advanced system care. I used the restore function on that and it side stepped the windows log file opening which was blocked
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:33 AM   #5
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I have Avira and it updates daily.
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:34 AM   #6
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If this happens again, please right click and hit "view page source" and email it to:
clarkstoncracker@gmail.com

I browse this site a lot and have yet to see any of these pop up.
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:34 AM   #7
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Malwarebytes usually takes care of these issues.
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:34 AM   #8
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I've been on since about 4:30 this morning and haven't seen a thing.
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:35 AM   #9
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Malwarebytes usually takes care of these issues.
Yeah, that's what I'm thinking.

I have been seeing a TON of rogue sites coming up in google searches lately...
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:35 AM   #10
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Twice today when I got on the site I had a full screen pop up that was telling we how this is a dangerous site and contained spyware/malware
As I tried to close it the spam tried to appear like my antivirus software warning of threats etc.

Just an FYI/warning...
I just thought of something, did you happen to click on a link that ouchman posted in the "meb alls" thread?
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:36 AM   #11
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:37 AM   #12
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when mine did it it was after I took a break in the morning last sunday. I had already been on for a few hours. then came back and it was there. once I updated my AVG after the system restore its been fine
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:39 AM   #13
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nope
Run malwarebytes. Whatever you got didn't come from here
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:48 AM   #14
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res://ieframe.dll/PhishSite.htm?Threats=16&Block=0&Host=antimalware-
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:52 AM   #15
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I just thought of something, did you happen to click on a link that ouchman posted in the "meb alls" thread?
I looked at the thread, but did not click any links in it...
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Old January 20th, 2010, 10:58 AM   #16
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I've done about 200 pages loads in IE, FF, and Chrome without one incident. Unless somebody can post a page source, I will have to say that this has nothing to do with gl4x4.
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Old January 20th, 2010, 11:03 AM   #17
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this is all I can help with:

antimalware-softwari6.com

This is what my machine was downloading
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Old January 20th, 2010, 11:37 AM   #18
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Just happened again, wtf????
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Old January 20th, 2010, 11:44 AM   #19
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Just happened again, wtf????
Go download malwarebytes and clean up your computer.
http://www.malwarebytes.org/
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Old January 20th, 2010, 11:45 AM   #20
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Go download malwarebytes and clean up your computer.
http://www.malwarebytes.org/
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