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Old 08-14-2009, 09:29 PM   #1
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Fake E-R website huxter

Dang, im in the biz and i fell for it. On a new pc i opened a similarly named website (I dont suggest you visit it - but it ends in .com instead of .org) and tried to use my password. Dang dang. it's not the real website but looks like it. I bet they steal usernames/passwords and spew spam on your behalf.

password here changed.

I see its owned by a member here CybrMike
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Old 08-14-2009, 09:40 PM   #2
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Wow. Some major spam posted on that site, too. Last posts were on 7/31.

Wonder who Michael Slate is.
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Old 08-15-2009, 02:10 PM   #3
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Wow. Some major spam posted on that site, too. Last posts were on 7/31.
Wonder who Michael Slate is.
You know who it is; you're a moderator!
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Old 08-15-2009, 02:27 PM   #4
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Thanks for the heads up. Some people suck
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Old 08-15-2009, 10:04 PM   #5
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You know who it is; you're a moderator!
I barely know who bestwifeever is.
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Old 08-15-2009, 10:45 PM   #7
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Bestwifeever loves that site and says "thanks!"
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Old 08-16-2009, 10:15 AM   #8
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Geez guys I don't steal passwords or send spam. Its just a site that I put up a vbforum on. I don't get on there much to purge the spam so it is a bit spammy. I try to purge it every couple months.
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Wow, that is creepy. Don't the domain name registrars have an arbitration process or something to contest people ripping off your identity with look alike sites?
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Old 08-16-2009, 08:39 PM   #10
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Wow, that is creepy. Don't the domain name registrars have an arbitration process or something to contest people ripping off your identity with look alike sites?
I think you've just answered your own question...
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Well I don't want to get into a pissing contest but I setup that site as a competing site to this one a few years ago and then didn't pay much attention to it after that.

Andy offered to buy it for less than I paid a few times and I declined. Since this post we have worked out a deal and it should now forward to the appropriate place to avoid confusion.
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Thanks for working with us Mike. The domain will forward to us here on the .org within 24 hours.
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FYI, I just went to early-retirement.com and ended up back here, so the forwarding works already.
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Michael - my thanks for actions and apologies for the "freak out". Rarely do things work out to this type of conclusion. Thanks!
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Now - how do we petition to get bbam avatar back and bestwifeerver's too? (and make sure want2retire keeps hers )
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