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Make sure your anti-virus software is up to date

Old Jan 3rd 2012, 9:53 am
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Exclamation Make sure your anti-virus software is up to date

http://britishexpats.com/forum/showthread.php?t=743578

Didn't affect me as this stuff is blocked on my PC, but a heads-up to all that don't have any protection.
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Old Jan 3rd 2012, 12:22 pm
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Just don't click on any links that offer to solve potential virus problem from the internet.
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Old Jan 3rd 2012, 3:58 pm
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Default Re: Make sure your anti-virus software is up to date

Originally Posted by Paracletus View Post
Just don't click on any links that offer to solve potential virus problem from the internet.
and don't click on links that people have hidden behind pictures or emotes, as is the case above.
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Old Jan 3rd 2012, 4:04 pm
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I'm running on a Mac through Chrome, so I'm doubly safe. And I'm well aware I'm not immune, but it's a damn sight more effective than an antivirus
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Originally Posted by auzdafluff View Post
I'm running on a Mac through Chrome, so I'm doubly safe. And I'm well aware I'm not immune, but it's a damn sight more effective than an antivirus

But did you give a squirt of chilli sauce between the Mac and the Chrome, just to make trebly sure?
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