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Old 05-03-2011, 08:08 PM   #6
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steve: the article says that it badgers you until you sign up for its antivirus software offer. For which you get nothing and give away your credit card details to criminals. That's the likely "payload" it seems to me.
If this is in reference to my sister's malware episode on her laptop, yes...I knew that which is exactly why I kept closing those damn pop-up windows via the "X" icon rather than clicking in the window...

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