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by: texasmary September 7, 2012 6:45 PM PDT

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Need help on Fake App Attack notices from Norton AV

by texasmary - 9/7/12 6:45 PM

I started receiving notices from Norton that they had blocked a Fake App Attack with additional wording, one of which was "Fake Scan Webpage 3". This seemed to be happening about half the time when I went to a particular website (Healthboards.com). I finally went online with a Norton tech who proceeded to completely kill my hard drive. After getting a brand new hard drive and re-installing all my software, including Norton AV, I tried again to go to Healthboards.com and the Norton warning appeared again. The website shuts down after I receive the warning. So what is the deal... is it my computer or the website? I am afraid to use Norton tech support again. Can anybody help?

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