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by Colorado.Chris
Sun Dec 23, 2012 3:47 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: I dont trust WOT ratings
Replies: 32
Views: 577

RE: I dont trust WOT ratings

WOT employs a reputation system for reasons stated above. It prevents biased and/or completely FALSE ratings by ONE person from changing the rating of a site. WOT is built on a community of trust, honesty, and proof. If I accuse a website of being dangerous, I should provide a source of proof in lin...
by Colorado.Chris
Tue Oct 16, 2012 4:48 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Registry cleaners
Replies: 18
Views: 365

RE: Registry cleaners

I agree with Amobirius. CCleaner is the only program I'd let touch my registry. Still have to be careful
by Colorado.Chris
Fri Aug 17, 2012 9:32 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Docx Dorifell virus - Beware of this nasty one ! ! - Read please !
Replies: 17
Views: 696

RE: Docx Dorifell virus - Beware of this nasty one ! ! - Read pl


I wonder if requesting clients to send .txt files ONLY would be helpful (?)


Yes that would work. Malware cannot reside in plaintext files. Although formatting a long .txt file is a PITA! :)
by Colorado.Chris
Fri Aug 17, 2012 9:30 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: WOT add-on v20120802 breaks IE8 tabs
Replies: 10
Views: 251

RE: WOT add-on v20120802 breaks IE8 tabs

Out of curiosity, do you have any other browsers you can try WOT with? I've never had a problem with Firefox or Chrome. My aunt uses IE & WOT works with it for her. Personally, I just don't use it.
by Colorado.Chris
Tue Jul 17, 2012 5:28 pm
Forum: Reputation discussions
Topic: Can someone give me a list of website typos
Replies: 18
Views: 283

RE: Can someone give me a list of website typos

The amount of potential typosquatted domain names is virtually endless. Seeing as how God only knows how many sites are registered each day, I would suggest Googling a site if you are unsure as to how to spell it exactly.
by Colorado.Chris
Fri Mar 16, 2012 10:23 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: At last! Ghostery v3.0 for Chrome has COMPLETE detection and blocking.
Replies: 4
Views: 70

RE: At last! Ghostery v3.0 for Chrome has COMPLETE detection and

For those interested in privacy tools (such as Ghostery), you may want to check out DNT+ by Abine. It's free and blocks ads/social sites/etc. from tracking you. But if you would like to enable interaction with Google or FB, it's easy to allow exceptions.