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DVD malicious code

As I know there is not just burned data on the DVD. I read that there is something like file structure and volume information included on the ISO 9660 format. My question is - is it possible to ...
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in Firefox, how can I prevent new tabs from being opened automatically?

I've had webpages that would repeatedly spawn new tabs with various ads, each using a lot of memory due to the flash player plugin. once in a while Skype would do it too, when it opens the browser to ...
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How can I permanently remove a seemingly stealthy ad-ware installer?

For the past one month, there seems to have a stealth installer lingering in my computer that will automatically install malicious plugins to all my browsers. I'm not sure what installer is that and I ...
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When i download files from my website chrome shows it as malicious

When i download files from my website chrome shows it as malicious(like shown in this link ) But the exe i am downloading does not have any virus. Then when i checked on webmaster tools it was ...
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php.net listed as suspicious - visiting this web site may harm your computer

When I access php.net through Google search i get the following message saying The Website Ahead Contains Malware! See the screenshot attached below: Is it same for you guys? How can I avoid ...
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Some Chrome Extension Redirects me to Malicious Sites When Amazon.com is Accessed

I'm getting redirected to ezshoplist.me and alecyueee.us, when I try to access amazon.com. I'm actually redirected to these sites which redirects back to Amazon.com. I searched a lot regarding these ...
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Untraceable malicious browser calls

I installed Fiddler 4 Beta to do some HTTP tracing. I found a lot of calls being made to sites like : facebook, collegehumor and a bunch of other sites I've never visited. Could not trace what/who is ...
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How to remove SelectionLinks extension from Chrome on Windows?

It's not possible to remove it using the standard extension disablement/removal features in Chrome - the checkbox is disabled. I also found that the extension gets installed under ...
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How to find out if root read some of my files in the home directory?

I have one non-privileged account on a Linux server and I don't want root to read my documents. How do I find out if root did something I don't want to happen? This issue is not the same as Super ...
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Should I be afraid of a malicious GIF file?

I downloaded a torrent which had some gifs with pirate logos on it. There was a gif with the text 'we are watching you'. I clicked on one of them and it opened my internet explorer browser. I turned ...
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Accidentally clicked a link which might have been malicious. What should I do? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What to do if my computer is infected by a virus or a malware? The link came as a spam, so I expect only bad things from it. I quickly closed the tab before it fully ...
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was emailed some attachments, is this html/css with odt.file suspicious?

someone sent me this email, he said he wanted to submit articles to sites for the purpose of 'whitehat seo' i was helping him with his english so the articles would sound more coherent and be useful ...
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How to find spyware dll launched using svchost.exe

This weekend I found my PC was possibly infected by some virus or spyware. There is one "svchost.exe -k netsvcs" in my task manager, and it is running under my user name, rather than SYSTEM accounts. ...