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#1 putneypj

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Posted 15 March 2009 - 02:57 PM

Hi,

I was quite annoyed that youtube had put a block on me watching many music videos, saying not available in my country. So i did a search on youtube on ways to fix this. I was recommended to go to http://unblockyoutubeproxy.net and to use this website. I used it once and since this time i've noticed that it changed the icon of my facebook link in my favourites. I noticed that it is now a little clip art yellow face that is sort of has an evil laugh. This same icon is used on the website http://unblockyoutubeproxy.net, and so i'm guessing it is to do with this. Can anyone tell me if i need to worry? Do i now have a virus or malware or a keylogger etc. I ran spy doctor and also avast but nothing was found except some cookies. Thanks for reading this and any help would be great.

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Edited by garmanma, 15 March 2009 - 08:28 PM.


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Posted 15 March 2009 - 08:32 PM

Anytime that you use questionable software to defeat copyright and/or security measures, you run the risk of downloading malicious items
If you downloaded anything from that site, uninstall it and see it it returns to normal
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