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Thread: WTF? Trying to download some malicious file

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    Thanks for updating this thread pokeraussie. Hopefully this will help others who are having the same problem and searching google. I should change the thread title.

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    What I am wondering now though is, did the malicious file install a virus that installed this browser extension? I never installed this extension, unless it's a default extension? Don't think so.

    It can't be purely a coincidence that all these members on PAL got the same malicious file warning. I am still thinking it might be related.

    That said, I remember watching a hacker show on TV not so long ago, and remember them talking about how a virus can infect your system without you executing anything. You just have to be online. So who knows....


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