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CDI3D
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Post by CDI3D »

Dont know if anyones noticed but some how theres a bunch of gambling related stickies now?

did the forum get hacked?

Also, I cant reach Blender Nation anymore. Takes me to a search portal.

LetterRip
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Post by LetterRip »

blendernation works, regarding the gambling links - probably some idiots forum bot... will point it out to an admin...

LetterRip

CDI3D
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Post by CDI3D »

www.blendernation.com

takes me to a search portal page as if the site has been replaced or taken down. I can click the link on the www.blender3d.com website and get the same result.

LetterRip
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Post by LetterRip »

both links work fine here,

LetterRip

CDI3D
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Post by CDI3D »

well thats really frusterating.

:-( I cant get to it at all. ive cleared my cache, cookies, etc. rebooted...still get taken to thsi portal....

solmax
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Post by solmax »

maybe you have some sort of trojan, spyware or else "malware" on your PC, which redirects you to some other sites. since the site works and is reachable, I would think that rather your PC got hacked. did you try a anti-virus check?

CDI3D
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Post by CDI3D »

Aye, Im clean. The site is working for me right now.
Its an intermittent thing which is what led me to believe it was the site itself....perhaps experiencing some service issues or something.

Theres nothing about interruptions on the BN site though.
Ah well its currently working for me again...

I did notice another spam stickie that cropped up yesterday or day before on the blender forums here though. *chuckle* Who got hacked?

B@rt
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Post by B@rt »

We've experienced no problems with our server at BlenderNation. The fact that both BlenderNation and Blender.org gave you the same problem leads be to believe that there was an issue at your and or maybe with your ISP. (BlenderNation and Blender.org are hosted at different companies).

Still, it's good to hear that they're both fine now!

Cheers,

Bart
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CDI3D
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Post by CDI3D »

*chuckle* Okie dokie.

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