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    Yesterday, 09:48 AM
    Digerati replied to a thread Really scumbags? in The Lounge
    Good read, Corrine. It boils it down to one of my favorite warnings - "don't be 'click happy' on unsolicited attachments, downloads, popups, and links!"
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    Yesterday, 09:27 AM
    Corrine replied to a thread Really scumbags? in The Lounge
    Timely article by Metallica/Pieter Arntz: Five easy ways to recognize and dispose of malicious emails.
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    06-19-2018, 09:54 AM
    Digerati replied to a thread Really scumbags? in The Lounge
    Yeah, I have seen that before but note that is actually a different scenario. Each word there has the same number of letters and syllables. "Implemenet", besides being misspelled, has 4 syllables while the correctly spelled word, "implement",...
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    06-19-2018, 08:48 AM
    Digerati replied to a thread Really scumbags? in The Lounge
    You are welcome. I don't know who taught me this but it really works. Even with things like forum posts where our typing fingers often have minds of their own. Read it back silently and that void between the ears auto-corrects by automatically...
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    06-18-2018, 10:07 AM
    Shame, it felt very much like the kind of 'silent' block/kill that WinPatrol would do. Maybe go a step further and temporarily prevent WP from loading with Windows and reboot, then try to run (you guessed it) OSK? I'll have another think on...
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    06-18-2018, 09:12 AM
    Digerati replied to a thread Hey in The Lounge
    Time keeps marching on! Hope you've been doing well.
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