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Well, since I don't have Facebook or use social media beyond Photobucket, and I use Ghostery + Noscript, I guess tinfoil it is. thumb.gif
    
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Sincerely asking for forgiveness for a aggressive post, I am just tired of ppl losing the forest to find a tree.
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That explains why the FBI helped Microsoft recover the top-secret XBOX a while ago...
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post #14 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by Karlz3r View Post

That explains why the FBI helped Microsoft recover the top-secret XBOX a while ago...

Ow yeah! Remember that.
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FIVE HUNDRED MILL!!! Wow...
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Sincerely asking for forgiveness for a aggressive post, I am just tired of ppl losing the forest to find a tree.

i guess stating the obvious truth is sometimes interpreted as aggressive, heh
post #17 of 20
how do these malewares infect PCs in the first place? how do AV stop them?
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post #18 of 20
They call it a ring, but it's probably more of a "mass." Not likely that suspects will even have usable information about others involved.

Best just to build a new version. Oh wait it's Microsoft.
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post #19 of 20
redface.gif , 500million? They [ the peoples of the world ] need more bruce.gif security! And were those guys waiting until the amount reached 500million to bust this fraud gang? doh.gif
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post #20 of 20
Glad to see some good new about Microsoft for a change.
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