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#1 bonezzz

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Posted 20 December 2010 - 08:47 PM

Recently, I went to lunch and used WIFI from a Starbucks that was next door to the place I was having lunch. I sat down and logged in and looked over to my left and there was a guy that had a mini pc on the chair of the booth he was sitting in. He had it below the table by his side and would look down at it periodically. I immediately thought this was odd and closed my connection to the internet. He looked at his mini pc and then looked at me suspiciously. He finished his meal and left few minutes later. I am not sure if he was sniffing but it made me nervous. After this, I noticed that I got a Dell Support Alert. I have never had one of these before. Now I have read that some people get these from Dell and they are legit. However, I read where some are viruses. So I do not know what to do about this. Should I be worried? I was worried enough to email myself his tag number and color of vehicle immediately after I logged back onto the internet. Any direction would be gretaly appreciated.

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Posted 21 December 2010 - 08:24 PM

TAP TAP, Is this thing on?

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Posted 23 December 2010 - 03:33 PM

I don't think there is enough evidence either way to say one way or another. Unless you have unusual behavior from your computer it could be all coincidence. You have the vehicle information, and you could hang onto that if criminal behavior happens with your computer. Other than that the lack of responses seems to indicate no one really has any idea.

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Posted 23 December 2010 - 05:24 PM

Thanks Animal. I'm oping for the best on this matter.




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