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#51392 28-Nov-2009 08:50
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Went to the JB Hifi (NZ) website this morning and it was try to push dodgy PDFs, etc on me. (So make sure your computer is patched if you want to check it out)

I wonder what vulnerability was the cause.




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  #277166 28-Nov-2009 09:53
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Firefox wont give me access to the site based on my security settings :-) Wanted to have a nosey though!




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  #277170 28-Nov-2009 10:11
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If you search for the site, Google says that it's malicious, and says in the summary

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Of the 3 pages we tested on the site over the past 90 days, 2 page(s) resulted in malicious software being downloaded and installed without user consent. The last time Google visited this site was on 2009-11-27, and the last time suspicious content was found on this site was on 2009-11-27.
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Does anyone know what software Google is using as bait?

 
 
 
 


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  #277175 28-Nov-2009 10:28
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avaast is blocking it via IE.. index.php on the '..girl' website... looks like there's two instances of it trying to contact that page when you load their main page.




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  #277180 28-Nov-2009 10:49
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when i google it
and click on the link
http://www.google.co.nz/interstitial?url=http://www.jbhifi.co.nz/

it shows up
Warning - visiting this web site may harm your computer!
Suggestions:
Return to the previous page and pick another result.
Try another search to find what you're looking for.
Or you can continue to http://www.jbhifi.co.nz/ at your own risk. For detailed information about the problems we found, visit Google's Safe Browsing diagnostic page for this site.

For more information about how to protect yourself from harmful software online, you can visit StopBadware.org.

If you are the owner of this web site, you can request a review of your site using Google's Webmaster Tools. More information about the review process is available in Google's Webmaster Help Center.
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