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Yahoo Virus?

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I use Yahoo as my homepage. Tonight my virus scanner (Avast) picks it up as a virus and won't let me load it. Same when I just type in Yahoo.com. What's the deal? Is it just a mistake?

http://img385.imageshack.us/my.php?image=virusla7.jpg



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It's trying to tell you to stop using Yahoo and start using Google.

In all honesty though, I have no idea.
 
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Looks like its a false positive that should be fixed in the next virus database release
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Ok, good. At least my anti-virus is working, albeit a little too well.
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Manually update and it should solve the problem. The latest update 080623 solves the yahoo problem.
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Originally Posted by 3xX View Post
Manually update and it should solve the problem. The latest update 080623 solves the yahoo problem.
Yep, that did it. Thanks and rep+.
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