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Google Warning Not To Visit Forumosa

Postby Fox » 13 Feb 2012, 16:19

I just got a warning from Google not to visit forumosa because forumosa.org is spreading malware.

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Re: Google Warning Not To Visit Forumosa

Postby TainanCowboy » 13 Feb 2012, 16:37

So...

don't visit "forumosa.org"....simple enough
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Why am I seeing the warning message for Forumosa.com?

Postby Isha » 13 Feb 2012, 16:46

Hi,

Since this morning, every time I try to open Forumosa.com on Google Chrome, I get a warning message for malware, pasted below. Is there some problem with the website?


Warning: Something's Not Right Here!

www.forumosa.com contains content from forumosa.org, a site known to distribute malware. Your computer might catch a virus if you visit this site.
Google has found malicious software may be installed onto your computer if you proceed. If you've visited this site in the past or you trust this site, it's possible that it has just recently been compromised by a hacker. You should not proceed, and perhaps try again tomorrow or go somewhere else.
We have already notified forumosa.org that we found malware on the site. For more about the problems found on forumosa.org, visit the Google Safe Browsing diagnostic page.

If you understand that visiting this site may harm your computer, proceed anyway.

Help improve detection of malware by sending additional data to Google about sites on which you see this warning. This data will be handled in accordance with the Safe Browsing privacy policies.
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Re: Why am I seeing the warning message for Forumosa.com?

Postby engerim » 13 Feb 2012, 17:26

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Re: Why am I seeing the warning message for Forumosa.com?

Postby 914 » 13 Feb 2012, 17:41

I'm getting the same message every time I click on something.
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Re: Why am I seeing the warning message for Forumosa.com?

Postby jimipresley » 14 Feb 2012, 17:56

I can't click on the first page of this thread. I get all kinds of screaming malware warnings.
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Re: Why am I seeing the warning message for Forumosa.com?

Postby Isha » 14 Feb 2012, 18:05

jimipresley wrote:I can't click on the first page of this thread. I get all kinds of screaming malware warnings.


I started the thread but I can't see the first page either. It does show off in "own" posts.
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Re: Why am I seeing the warning message for Forumosa.com?

Postby Battery9 » 14 Feb 2012, 19:58

it's propably not from Google. Most sites have malware and I've never seen my computer react in a 'woahhh duddde something's not righto'.
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Malware on Forumosa?

Postby lumka1 » 14 Feb 2012, 20:56

Recently, when I try to visit this site, Google Chrome blocks me and advices me on malware on this site. Anything to be worried about?
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Re: Malware on Forumosa?

Postby GoWest » 14 Feb 2012, 21:01

lumka1 wrote:Recently, when I try to visit this site, Google Chrome blocks me and advices me on malware on this site. Anything to be worried about?


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