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Old 11-02-2006, 05:59 PM   #11 (permalink)
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he also may have been thinking about some of the ads run on google that were spyware/trojans...

just remember, almost any file type can load your computer with something...

these innocent emoticon gifs can open up your computer to the world

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Old 11-02-2006, 06:32 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Thanks Tofu,

That I never realized, Gifs being the door to the world......interesting.

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Old 11-02-2006, 10:50 PM   #13 (permalink)
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google and yahoo have cookies on your computer that track your activities. but that it.

however I trust google. yahoo is another matter. they had turn our info over to the government when they were ask for it. google told them to F*ck off

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