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I clicked on a normal link and it loaded this scam scare malware site.
Then it also opens in a full screen browser web tab
So hit escape key and close the tab.
 
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I clicked on a normal link and it loaded this scam scare malware site.
Then it also opens in a full screen browser web tab
So hit escape key and close the tab.


Yep. That's definitely a scam website. Maybe the link should be removed?

Here, I took a screen shot of it...

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Yep. That's definitely a scam website. Maybe the link should be removed?

Here, I took a screen shot of it...

View attachment 31664
Agreed, What was the point of linking a scam website, someone is bound to click on it :rolleyes:
 

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Agreed, What was the point of linking a scam website, someone is bound to click on it :rolleyes:
Cause it is a scam worth having the experience of knowing what a scam site looks like.
It popped up while just doing normal clicking on various websites, so some one's website has this link probably unknowingly, it is nothing I looked to find. I always have many tabs open, so I dont really know whose site, but was I think a conservative news info site. I searched for.

Seems I was doing a bing search for Breitbart, and clicked one of the search items in Bing which I though was Breitbart web page, but up popped that..
 

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    old AMD B95
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    ASUS
    Memory
    8gb
    Hard Drives
    ssd WD 500 gb
Cause it is a scam worth having the experience of knowing what a scam site looks like.
It popped up while just doing normal clicking on various websites, so some one's website has this link probably unknowingly, it is nothing I looked to find. I always have many tabs open, so I dont really know whose site, but was I think a conservative news info site. I searched for.

Seems I was doing a bing search for Breitbart, and clicked one of the search items in Bing which I though was Breitbart web page, but up popped that..
Thats probably why, Conservative anything is a virus hahaha
 

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