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    AVG

    AVG is reporting a malware, trojan-backdoor 5A31.exe

    - might be a ploy to sell an upgrade, but, it seems to alert when I go CF.


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    Re: AVG

    Quote Originally Posted by BenEClone View Post
    AVG is reporting a malware, trojan-backdoor 5A31.exe

    - might be a ploy to sell an upgrade, but, it seems to alert when I go CF.
    ive never gotten that on any of the computers that i have running AVG right now



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    Re: AVG

    Maybe you have a virus/malware infection already?


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    Re: AVG

    I come here a lot, and out of the hundreds of times I believe this site has made Avast pop something up about three or four times. Doesn't do it with any other common site either. I'm not quite sure what the deal is. But off topic I do recommend Avast over AVG.



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    Re: AVG

    dont feel like worrying about viruses? get a macbook. ive had mine for almost 2 years and havent had a single problem.



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    Re: AVG

    Quote Originally Posted by josh4isu View Post
    dont feel like worrying about viruses? get a macbook. ive had mine for almost 2 years and havent had a single problem.
    Yah, except for that whole MAC Defender thing. The primary reason Mac's don't have problems is there aren't enough people using them for the bad guys to bother writing viruses for them. With the popularity of iOS, etc...I think they'll probably start coming.



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    Re: AVG

    Quote Originally Posted by josh4isu View Post
    dont feel like worrying about viruses? get a macbook. ive had mine for almost 2 years and havent had a single problem.
    Damn rookie. I just got rid of a virus on a mac. Not from this site, but piggybacked in on a free app. First problem I had in 1 1/2 years, but never say never around here noob.


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    Re: AVG

    i had the same issue last night. ran malawarebytes and it found 11 issues. I ran it the night before and found nothing.......came to CF the next day and all of a sudden i had 11.



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    Re: AVG

    Any of you running a 64-bit Windows OS?




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    Re: AVG

    Quote Originally Posted by BenEClone View Post
    AVG is reporting a malware, trojan-backdoor 5A31.exe

    - might be a ploy to sell an upgrade, but, it seems to alert when I go CF.
    My work firewall is back to blocking CF due to "Bad Reputation."



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    Re: AVG

    Quote Originally Posted by isuaggie View Post
    Any of you running a 64-bit Windows OS?
    I am.

    Also had some alert from AVG yesterday when visiting this site. Seemed like it was linked to an add - just not sure which one.



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