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Old 01-27-2007, 03:43 AM   #1
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Is there a virus running around here?
Every time I click a link on KH, I getg asked to save a file called posting.php. Is this a virus on the site? Or maybe it's my computer....?
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Old 01-27-2007, 07:32 AM   #2
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I hope it helps to know this, but -

It doesn't happen on mine.

I think the problem is on your end.


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Old 01-27-2007, 08:10 AM   #3
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No viruses here on KH as far as I know. You should do a virus scan on your computer just to make sure. I'll ask the admin if it could be something wrong with their software, too.

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Old 01-27-2007, 08:55 AM   #4
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I actually got a message like this too...yesterday, when I tried to log into this site. I hit cancel and tried to log in again, and it worked just fine.
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Old 01-27-2007, 09:41 AM   #5
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I've never gotten this message. My dh is a computer person (Note: I didn't say geek) so we have all sorts of virsus stopping stuff.(Note: I am Not a computer person-can you tell) don't know whether that has anything to do with my not getting that message or not.
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Old 01-27-2007, 10:25 AM   #6
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I got it a few times here and there too when clicking on a link to open a thread. When I canceled and clicked a second time it didn't do it. I think that was on Thursday that was happening. I didn't read much on here yesterday so I don't know if it would have still happened. Whenever I clicked on a thread yesterday it would mark every other thread as read so I gave up and didn't click on a whole lot.
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Old 01-27-2007, 10:34 AM   #7
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I just went to click on a post in here and something tried to pop up but something dh has running stopped it... yesterday I had trouble with the messages and if they had been read or not too..

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Old 01-27-2007, 10:50 AM   #8
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Hmm, I ran virus scan and it didn't find anything so I guess it's all good! Thanks for the feedback!
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Old 01-27-2007, 10:52 AM   #9
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Sometimes the site has been acting wonky. Amy's very talented hubby is working on it. We've gotten so big, that sometimes the program can't handle all of us.
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Old 01-27-2007, 11:00 AM   #10
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The fact that the file extension is .php probably means it was something site related and harmless, but you should run some spyware/adware scans using Adaware and Spybot S&D just to be sure. Most anti-virus apps don't do much for spyware/adware and tend to not detect them.

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