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    Quote Originally Posted by Spark View Post
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    although the best way to not get viruses is to stop visiting those dodgy porn sites.
    That's like saying don't go to KFC because it'll lead to heart disease.

    Worth it all the way imo.
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    Thread lacking jokes of Syphillis, Chlamydia and the like tbh.
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    We have got a bigger joke - you.

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    Your words on the interwebz hurt me. i demand vengeance...I'm burning your country's flag and demand an apology for offending me from your national government. I may also place your photo on the side of a goat.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Burgey View Post
    Mine did yesterday too. Had to get the IT blokes to fix it. Came up with some Windows Recovery box - you know, click this to repair these problems. Didn't obviously, called the IT guys who confirmed it was a bug.
    I got something similar today. Popped up with a warning my computer was infected and had 28 viruses, click here to purchase protection and remove problem, etc. Had to do a restore to get shot of it.

    Was watching Richmond v Essendon on a site of, ah, doubtful provenance too, so might not have been CW, but seems heck of a coincidence.
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    My laptop going boobs up the other week coincided with this, and the only program i had open on both occasions were web browser (first time I was playing ICC too, and AVG popped up, but the web was a constant in both breakdowns). Can't specifically remember if CW was open, but would've been at some point in that session.


    Didnt help myself by not having a firewall running mind.....
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    Sorry guys, forgot to update this thread.

    Our host conducted an audit of the server last week and did indeed find a virus. It was cleaned out at the time. This virus was only targeting people using IE browsers, so if you were using any other browser, you wouldn't have had a problem.

    They've put a few extra programs on the server along with a daily check with an email to myself if anything is found.

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    That rules my theory out then, least I know Opera is keeping me safe from everything bar myself!

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    I use IE and didn't have any problems at all. My virus software must be doing it's job.
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    Same virus took out my hard drive yesterday as I clicked on a link from CW forum to Fertang's latest front page article. Hoping the IT people can fix it.
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    Maybe. or it was the labor HQ people............
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    Actually, I blame Ubuntu.

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    James - same virus (Windows Recovery) still present today.

    Went to access my article on the associates at the WC, and got nailed.
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    That's when it got me, when I went to the front page from the forum.

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    What URL was this Neil? Screenprint would be good

    The anti-virus the hosts installed on the server hasn't picked anything up which is strange.

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