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skj
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Re: Uninstalling Babylon malware.

said by Name Game:

It appears that is babylon is an affiliate thing where people or companies can make commission on clicks for ads.

some have complained that " it brings up this when I hit new tab search.babylon.com/?affID=1125�55&tt=010712_4&babsrc=NT_ss&mn�trId=409e79f500000000000000266�c8efc7d
CptTaco1

and that is the affiliate ID for someone making $$$ for a user.

Seems people that have IE, Firefox..and a few other browsers are getting whacked with this one..but not seen any with Google Chrome yet.

It is getting into Chrome too. As I mentioned above, »Re: Uninstalling Babylon malware.
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Name Game
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Yes..that is why posted this video »Re: Uninstalling Babylon malware.



skj
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Watched the video and went through it with a friend. It appears it is gone, but that is one bit of a stubborn piece of malware.
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