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Solved: Redpouch.com

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by DKTaber, Dec 20, 2011.

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  1. DKTaber

    DKTaber Thread Starter

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    As the result of an e-mail to one of several friends to whom I provide computer tech support, I was made aware of a rogue site, "redpouch.com". The specific e-mail is the one documented here. This site tries to upload malware to your computer the instant it opens (my Avast! AV issued the dreaded "THREAT DETECTED" notice and blocked it).

    I was shocked to find out that a Google search of "redpouch" lists the site in the search list. Shouldn't a site like this be BLOCKED from showing on any search list?? I tried to look for a place to say something to Google about it, but couldn't find any. Is there a place to do that. . . or is it even worth telling them about it? I.e., will they only give me the boilerplate pablum about "we are not censors"?
     
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    DKTaber Thread Starter

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    Thanks, Cookie; I reported it.
     
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    You're welcome DK. :)
     
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