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Q&A with CIPCUG Session 121

Youtube CEO says impossible to comply with new EU demands on copyright laws

Fred Krueger   Today I keep getting error 461 code whenever I click on something on a page in yahoo mail, usually it is just looking for more info on something. What is this code 461? This is after our internet was down for about 30 hrs. I assume due to the fire.

News Item:  Beware of “Unofficial” Sites Pushing Notepad2 Adware Bundles

News Item:  U.S. Secret Service Warns ID Thieves are Abusing USPS’s Mail Scanning Service

News Item:  Patch Tuesday Today

News Item:  YouTube CEO Says EU’s Proposed Copyright Regulation Financially Impossible

Q&A with CIPCUG Session 109

Charter Spectrum gets kicked out of NY

Fred Krueger   I was sent a music clip on messenger that opens in youtube. Now every time I click on youtube that same clip starts playing, It is annoying, How do I stop this clip from showing up?

K Edward Lynch   Beam: Stop Hackers and Data Collection.  The World’s Most Advanced Firewall and VPN Router.

Lisa Toth   New scam. I got a message from an acquaintance I haven’t spoken to in about 10 years.

Looks like her, pic includes a gourd. Not sure why she suddenly wants to get in touch but ok. I “hi” back. After a little small chit chat on messenger I get a message about publisher’s clearing house giving some kind of compensation to retirees and do I want to contact the agent?  I say “nah” “not sure who you are now.”  “She” responds with urgency that I need to act fast. Now I am certain it is not her so I selected the option to stop getting messages in this conversation.

K Edward Lynch   Two former computer executives created an amazing device that lets people replace their computer’s painfully slow operating system (e.g., Windows) with a brand new one!

News Item:   Fake Websites for Keepass, 7Zip, Audacity, Others Found Pushing Adware

News Item:   Spectrum just got kicked out of New York.

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