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Virus or Not?

by rayres2007 / June 15, 2016 1:12 PM PDT

I was trying to access www.biblegateway.com Suddenly, a big red screen with printing came up, and a computerized voice said that I had a virus on my computer. I didn't click anything, but used ctrl-alt-del to get out of the window and end the task! I went to the biblegateway after this, and there seemed to be no issue. Perhaps I typed in the url wrong the first time? My virus checker never went off either. Now I don't know if I am safe.



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Re: virus or not
by Kees_B Forum moderator / June 15, 2016 1:26 PM PDT
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Maybe you typed the url wrong. Maybe it was just an ad.

I think you're safe. If you're antivirus doesn't find anything on a full scan I wouldn't be too worried. If you are, download a bootable antivirus cd from another maker for a second opinion.

Post was last edited on June 15, 2016 1:37 PM PDT

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