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Do You Like Surprises

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#1 buddy215


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Posted 24 June 2007 - 09:30 AM

Do you occassionally check out those innocent looking GIF images on your favorite
hosting site?
Visit porn sites?
Just cruise the web with IE?
Better read the articles in the links below. More reasons to use Firefox with NoScript.

Innocent-Looking GIFs Host Malware Attacks
Image files found on image-hosting sites look harmless, but conceal PHP exploit code.

Porn Sites Serve Up Malware Attacks
Hundreds of porn sites are surprising users with exploits via Mpack, the hacker toolkit featured in 'Italian Job' attacks.
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#2 boopme


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Posted 26 June 2007 - 09:57 PM

It's just incredible what they can accomplish. Using GIFs, they are certainly an intuitive group !!
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Posted 28 June 2007 - 11:41 AM

WOWWWW!!! i got a few "slightly" rude pictures on my photobucket sight to send to my more cruder friends. Is it possible that in selecting them from one part of photobucket they could have been holding and therefore transfered the malware thingys?

Cheers for that Buddy215 :thumbsup:

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