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sivaG
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#1

Posted 14 May 2013 - 09:25 AM

Hey. I'm not trolling. I get this warning whenever I open a topic. Avast shows the warning(mostly) when I open the "Michael Famous" thread. I don't know if I am the one who is facing this... Do you also get this warning, guys?

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Happyness
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#2

Posted 14 May 2013 - 09:28 AM

Yeah I think you are, I just opened it and its fine.

GroundZero
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#3

Posted 14 May 2013 - 10:08 AM

Avast is trolling you

Pegerino
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#4

Posted 14 May 2013 - 10:18 AM

its because you troll to much on this website ;P jk

i dont think you will get any virus from this website so it is safe to say that you mark this website as SAFE!


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#5

Posted 14 May 2013 - 10:25 AM

As long as you don't open any "Saints Row" related topics, you should be safe from infection.

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#6

Posted 14 May 2013 - 11:41 AM

I opened a thread yesterday and got the same warning. I was wondering what was going on, it was this thread, but no warnings show up for me now. It was probably somebody using an image in their signature or avatar that's linked from a site that could contain or link to malware.

exmpletree
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#7

Posted 14 May 2013 - 02:29 PM

Avast is the worst virus software ever, it reports everything as a virus even though ita not, amd he doesnt recognize real virusses

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#8

Posted 14 May 2013 - 05:24 PM

This reminds me of a popup I received around the time I joined:

"This Connection is Untrusted. You have asked Firefox to connect securely to gtaforums.com but we can't confirm that your connection is secure. Normally, when you try to connect securely, sites will present trusted identification to prove that you are going to the right place. However, this site's identity can't be verified. If you usually connect to this site without problems, this error could mean that someone is trying to impersonate the site, and you shouldn't continue."

Girish
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#9

Posted 15 May 2013 - 05:58 AM

Someone must have posted an url that is marked as harmful by Avast. It's a false positive. There's no reason to worry.




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