June 1st, 2004, 05:35 AM
whats gong on with antionline, every time i visit the page spybot comes up and worns me that doubleclick (a known threat wants to download)...
it only happens with AO....
apon refreshing the page i did a netstat and came up with
June 1st, 2004, 05:50 AM
Are you sure you are clean of adware that might be loading with IE? Adware causes all kinds of crazy junk.
June 1st, 2004, 05:57 AM
just cleaned.... and stil the same thing..... but its only starts when i visit AO
June 1st, 2004, 06:28 AM
As Phish didn't say, it's Jupiter Media's ad service... I just run spysweeper when I surf and forget about it. I couldn't care less either way. They haven't done me any favors.
Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor; but even supposing knowledge to be easily attainable, more people would be content to be ignorant than would take even a little trouble to acquire it.
- Samuel Johnson
June 1st, 2004, 07:49 AM
Wouldn't adding the site to your Hosts file effectively block the site and its attempts to download?
My firewall (Outpost) blocks ads as well as certain sites - so I don't have a problem with Jupiter Media's ad service.
All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them. What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
June 1st, 2004, 08:58 AM
i kinda figured that, thanks for all you help
June 1st, 2004, 12:42 PM