Last call to wipe DNSChanger Trojan before 'Internet doomsday'

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    Jun 30, 2012 11:18 AM GMT
    This article also contains links to check you computer for the DNSChanger Trojan, and to clean your computer if it's infected. The US FBI will be taking infected computers offline July 9.

    http://www.technolog.msnbc.msn.com/technology/technolog/last-call-wipe-dnschanger-internet-doomsday-854340
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    Jun 30, 2012 12:50 PM GMT
    Ughhh. First I've heard of this. How do you know if your computer is infected?
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    Jun 30, 2012 2:35 PM GMT
    Scruffypup saidUghhh. First I've heard of this. How do you know if your computer is infected?
    If it starts sniffling and sneezing and coughing and aching and has a stuffy head and can't sleep.
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    Jun 30, 2012 2:53 PM GMT
    So the FBI can turn off your computer, King Obama can force you to pay taxes if you don't buy something he says you need... how much more until the prophecies of George Orwell's 1984 and the 666 Book of Revelation come true? I'ma just sayin'
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    Jun 30, 2012 3:02 PM GMT
    NakedBudd saidSo the FBI can turn off your computer, King Obama can force you to pay taxes if you don't buy something he says you need... how much more until the prophecies of George Orwell's 1984 and the 666 Book of Revelation come true? I'ma just sayin'

    It's to prevent operational damage to the Internet, and theft of your personal data by the hackers. Is that what you want? Grow up. icon_rolleyes.gif
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    Jun 30, 2012 3:20 PM GMT
    NakedBudd saidSo the FBI can turn off your computer, King Obama can force you to pay taxes if you don't buy something he says you need... how much more until the prophecies of George Orwell's 1984 and the 666 Book of Revelation come true? I'ma just sayin'


    You just won't be able to access the internet. They are simply taking the servers offline that have been allowing computers that are infected to have access.
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    Jun 30, 2012 3:31 PM GMT
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    Oh. Nevermind. I use Linux. Non-issue.
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    Jun 30, 2012 4:26 PM GMT
    Here is the URL to check one's computer to see if it is infected:

    http://dns-ok.us/