Warning!!! Virus in Photobucket.com/

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  1. Ezilla82

    Ezilla82 Expect the Unexpected.

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    WARNING!! For those who use photobucket.com/, warning there is a virus. The mods who own photobucket are trying to get rid of it, but having troubles pinpointing where its coming from. So please be careful.. Thank you..
     
  2. setphazertostun

    setphazertostun more than a Conquerer

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    yeah no doubt.

    i was logging onto the site this morning and, bam Our comp attempted to get attacked 3 or 4 times.

    Anyhow the intrusion attempt was HIGH. So yeah be careful out there!


    :bay 
     
  3. Belgrath

    Belgrath Boom! Nutshot!

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    Photobucket has a virus?

    Thanks for the warning.
     
  4. Ezilla82

    Ezilla82 Expect the Unexpected.

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    Don't mention it. It says it start at some myspace deal and then says you need this virus projection software to clean it out. So there you go.
     
  5. McBradders

    McBradders James Franco Club! Moderator

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    Wait, I use photobucket :( 
     
  6. Gingerchris

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    When did it start? I was logged into there yesterday afternoon. Still, none of my warnings went off at the time and yesterdays scans after I went offline came up clean so hopefully I'm safe.

    Bloody viruses.
     
  7. Ezilla82

    Ezilla82 Expect the Unexpected.

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    I know you do I'm just protecting you guys from, "holy shit its @#$&ing up my computer threat!"
     
  8. Optimus Sledge

    Optimus Sledge Yar har fiddle di dee

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    I use PB, but I haven't for a couple of days, now. Thanks for the heads up.
     
  10. ILoveDinobot

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    oh wow, thanks for the heads up.
     
  11. Witwicky Camaro

    Witwicky Camaro Sabbatical Is Required

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    Shit...! I'm on Photobucket Right now...
    Okay, I'm off now.
     
  12. Eric

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    Whew! I was about to go there, too. Thanks for the reminder.
     
  13. Brawlastator

    Brawlastator it is our life - jon bovi

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    I use majhost.com. = D
     
  14. Reeds

    Reeds Q-Wing Pilot TFW2005 Supporter

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    I don't even look at peoples images when they send or post a photobucket link. I host my own images. That place blows.
     
  15. Gears

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    Hmm, now is a good time to run a scan...
     
  16. Orion_Prime48

    Orion_Prime48 Super Sentai Purist

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    only one thing to say here....

    Flickr
     
  17. Shin-Gouki

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    Avast has not found anything on my end when I have gone there so far.
     
  18. McBradders

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    's fixed, innit!
     
  19. a person

    a person Is not amused.

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    It's very tempting for me to go onto photobucket right about now...
     
  20. Superquad7

    Superquad7 We're only human. Super Mod

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    I'm doing some virus scans as I was on PB uploading a few images when I found out about this.
     

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