Digital Spy Forums: Malware

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  1. McFaber

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    I was reading the rather interesting recent developments of f1 on the sports thread when someone mentioned Digital spy forum....:rolleyes:
    So I googled digital spy on the quick search and got a rather scary reply from Google saying 'DO NOT ENTER, MALWARE ATTACHED'...:eek:

    Has anyone else seen this???
     
  2. Ian J

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    One of my websites received similar treatment a few months ago. Hackers had got in and placed loads of hidden links to all sorts of unsavoury sites and Google placed a similar warning sending me an email saying what they had done.

    Once I had cleaned up the site I had to submit details to Google's agent and they inspected the site and removed the notice from my listing but this took quite a few weeks. Luckily it wasn't my main site
     
  3. McFaber

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    I have heard of some the major Football sites being targeted as well....:eek:
    Hackers are:censored:IMO..:mad:
     
  4. anna the dub

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    Is it advisable to keep away from Digital Spy until these messages are removed then?
     
  5. McFaber

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    Unless you want your computer compromised, yes!
     
  6. Rasczak

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    Indeed - I can't but think given the severe problems/disruption they can cause there should be severe punishments attached to their creation and (conspired) distribution.
     
  7. SParker

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    http://www.digitalspy.co.uk/forums/announcement.php?f=22&a=256
     
  8. William123

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    Thanks for posting that clarification :thumbsup:
     
  9. McFaber

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    I'll second that..:thumbsup:
     

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