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what's with the spam links on the forum?

Posted: Fri Nov 02, 2012 11:59 pm
by bubudi
as of today i've noticed really annoying picture spam mouse-over links on random words in many forum messages. the spam links are from 'coupon companion'. james, have we been hacked?

Re: what's with the spam links on the forum?

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2012 1:09 am
by michi
bubudi wrote:as of today i've noticed really annoying picture spam mouse-over links on random words in many forum messages. the spam links are from 'coupon companion'. james, have we been hacked?
Could you give me a link to one of those posts?

Cheers,

Michi.

Re: what's with the spam links on the forum?

Posted: Sat Nov 03, 2012 8:40 am
by bubudi
actually, i googled it and found out it was an annoying browser extension that had installed itself without my knowledge. i removed it and there are no more ad links!