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Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Football_Bat, Mar 22, 2007.

  1. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    Is anyone else besides me getting this security prompt on SportsJournalists.com?

    I'm beginning to wonder if we haven't been hacked again.
  2. I kept getting one for hoopsonline.com

    stupid, fucking mccann. he's a damned hacker, i tells ya!
  3. Oz

    Oz Active Member

    Got one today, got one last night. I was wondering the same thing.
  4. finishthehat

    finishthehat Active Member

    me too, for what it's worth.
  5. Football_Bat

    Football_Bat Well-Known Member

    It seems to happen only when I click on a thread that features a pornstache, for some reason.
  6. alleyallen

    alleyallen Guest

    Same here. It only happens on certain threads. Maybe one of these ads is setting off a security alarm based on browser settings.
  7. HejiraHenry

    HejiraHenry Well-Known Member

    That sounds right.
  8. EStreetJoe

    EStreetJoe Well-Known Member

    I've been getting the error message saying that I'm trying to connect to action.yda.org but the security certificate belongs to secure.democracyinaction.org

    It only happens on certain threads and certain pages of those threads at differing times.

    It happened just a few minutes ago and when I tried going back into the thread to see if I could figure out whose picture or avitar might be causing it, I didn't get the message. So I don't know what's going on.

    yda.org is Young Democrats of America (or something very similar to that)

    I can't remember if I was getting this before installing the ad-block plug-in on Firefox or not.
  9. Perry White

    Perry White Active Member

    The same thing happened to me yesterday, on certain threads (not today, yet). I guess one particular member here was/is causing this?
  10. EStreetJoe

    EStreetJoe Well-Known Member

    Just figured it out. Freelance Hack's signature picture is from yda.org and for some reason the security signature there is from a different site and that's triggering the alert we're all getting.
  11. Perry White

    Perry White Active Member

    I hope someone sends him a PM so this mess can be sorted out.
  12. slappy4428

    slappy4428 Active Member

    I got it to when I clicked on a thread (can't remember which one).
    More than likely, its coming from a photo someone posted
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