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EXcorcist
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I received this in my Inbox on the site:

From: LadyROOT
To: EXcorcist
Posted: Thu Jan 21, 2010 8:15 am
Subject: Important message from the forum administration
Dear, EXcorcist!

A virus alert was noticed on your computer.
We highly recommend you to check your computer and perform online virus check at our site immediately: http:// antivirus.effectmeds. com/EXcorcist
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Sincerely, Forum Administration www.x-syndicate.com.


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I broke the link to the site but did not visit it myself. I think it is safe to assume that it is a virus site.
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Post by HoffenKill »

lol same here, crap email me on my Blackberry I got a privy message.

From: LadyROOT
To: HoffenKill
Posted: Thu Jan 21, 2010 9:11 am
Subject: Important message from the forum administration
Dear, HoffenKill!

A virus alert was noticed on your computer.
We highly recommend you to check your computer and perform online virus check at our site immediately: http://antivirus.effectmeds.com/HoffenKill

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Post by Benoit »

Same
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Post by Gwyndolynne »

I didn't get one =o(
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Post by St.John »

nah that site is legit, my comp is running smoother than ever after visiting that link. Probably gain around 10 FPS and restarts takes like 12 seconds. A+ Highly recommend.

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I blame Frost.
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St.John wrote:nah that site is legit, my comp is running smoother than ever after visiting that link. Probably gain around 10 FPS and restarts takes like 12 seconds. A+ Highly recommend.
LOL

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Scooby Doo wrote:I blame Frost.
Hahaha yes!! I miss this.

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Huh...that's annoying...

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First ive seen a bot get through like that Frost. Any ideas?
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Post by Beer w/Straw »

I did fail to mention that I did receive a phishing message for my wow account shortly before the pm notification. I have never gotten one before and I only played wow for 5 mintues three years ago!

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EXcorcist wrote:First ive seen a bot get through like that Frost. Any ideas?
The spam stuff I'm using doesn't do anything to restrict private messages. Only forum posts. Not sure if there's anything I can really do (without ripping apart the forum software)

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Post by DarkPowers »

Frost, going to PM you something that you can look into when I find it that is.

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EXcorcist
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Post by EXcorcist »

Do we have any kind of captcha or email verification in place for registering a new account? That might help prevent a bot from doing this kind of spam.
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Post by DarkPowers »

EXcorcist wrote:Do we have any kind of captcha or email verification in place for registering a new account? That might help prevent a bot from doing this kind of spam.
That's what I was PM'ing Frost about. A particular something that works with this forum software. And if he can ever get the next one in line it works with version 3 as well. I didn't say what exactly in open just in case. ;)

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