Computer help forum: CNET installs borderline virus - Funmoods browser hijacker

by: blobbles32 November 19, 2012 2:30 AM PST

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CNET installs borderline virus - Funmoods browser hijacker

by blobbles32 - 11/19/12 2:30 AM

What are you at CNET thinking?

I just downloaded the CNET downloader and it installed the "funmoods" browser hijacker. This software is basically a virus to any normal user - I am an IT guy and had to spend 10 minutes uninstalling it from Internet explorer, resetting my homepage and default search provider, removing it from chrome, uninstalling it from my computer...

I am now never going to visit your site (for fear that visiting it will install bloatware) and consider anything from your site to be completely untrustworthy.

What a blatant money grab, I hope you get all that you deserve CNET from having such disregard for your customers.

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