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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Feb 2003
    Toronto, Canada

    Exclamation Watch what you click

    I got an email from someone earlier today asking whether I was really selling a 3-letter .com that was listed for sale on a blog (with a link to the blog).

    I did a search of the email userid, and found matches on hacking related sites, so that raised a red flag immediately. I think many folks might just click the link, so watch out for that. If you do want to check what was posted, one can run something like VMWare with an oddball operating system and browser, and view the link from the safety of that virtual machine.
    George Kirikos - (416) 588-0269
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  2. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2002
    Thanks for the tip George, I can imagine alot of people would just click straight away if someone claimed there name was for sale somewhere.,, on greatdomains auction, low reserves, priced to sell!

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Thank for news...............

  4. #4
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    Jun 2011


    thanks for the tips

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    wow these are getting more and more common, and to be honest I might have jumped on the link too so I should be on my guard from now on..

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