Ad wants to download a file

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elfling

26 Sep, 2011 03:59 PM

Reported by a user:
application download from front page
Sun Sep 25, 2011 at 10:59 PM PDT

Hi,

Twice in the last few minutes a file tried to download itself to my desktop when I loaded the front page.

A file which my computer said was an application

I told it not to download, and immediately trashed the placeholder icon, but the icon had the name 300250ad.html.download.

Thanks for your attention to this.

  1. 1 Posted by Will Rockafello... on 26 Sep, 2011 04:12 PM

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    I'll forward the info provided to the networks, but more info is required to track down the advertiser. We need at least a picture or name of the advertiser. It's likely that the networks caught the offender already.

  2. System closed this discussion on 12 Dec, 2016 09:24 PM.

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