When Sites are Hacked visitors get whacked

It looks like another Game site got hacked and one line of HTML code was added to their site, which will infect unsuspecting visitors that are not using the latest versions and updates of Windows and Internet Explorer.



As you can see in the image IE7 stopped the infection and prompts the user via the Information Bar … folks every time I’ve seen this prompt it is true warning. Yes I’ve seen this prompt more than once, here and here.


Once the culprit highlighted in the View Source was added to the HOSTS file and the page was refreshed, the prompt no longer appears …



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