Last one I found is already taken down (I always report it to the ISP -
often Amazon cloud)
What it does is make loud buzzing noises while flashing a message that
your computer has been infected with a virus and you must call microsoft
Only thing that works is closing the tab or quitting the browser.
On 04/13/2016 12:54 PM, Jonathan Zuckerman wrote:
I have heard of a lot of abuses but never actually come across this
particular one, can you point us to a site that demonstrates it?
On Wed, Apr 13, 2016 at 3:53 PM, Michael A. Peters <mpet...@domblogger.net>
This btw is a security issue. Many of the scam sites that do things like
tell the user their computer is infected and they have to call a number
This puts users who don't understand technology into a mental state where
they feel like they have no control.
It's effing stupid that anyone ever thought it was a good idea to let
On 04/13/2016 12:44 PM, Michael A. Peters wrote:
action can disable UI functions such as the back button.
A very common abuse is that when pulling the mouse to hit the back
button because you are not interested in a page, a hover comes up and
when the hover comes up, the back button no longer works.
This is a browser UI issue but it needs to specified that browsers must
of a cesspool as it is.