1. TheOtherBill's Avatar
    All of a sudden I'm getting blocks and malware alerts, on various pages. It started for me on the AT&T Galaxy Note 2 forum, now I'm getting it on this page.

    Infection Details
    URL: http://d1ros97qkrwjf5.cloudfront.net/42/...
    Infection: URL:Mal
    I see that file in the html source under this:
    Code:
    // Main vBulletin Javascript Initialization
    		vBulletin_init();
    	//--> </script> <script type="text/javascript">if(!NREUMQ.f){NREUMQ.f=function(){NREUMQ.push(["load",new Date().getTime()]);var e=document.createElement("script");e.type="text/javascript";e.src=(("http:"===document.location.protocol)?"http:":"https:")+"//"+"d1ros97qkrwjf5.cloudfront.net/42/eum/rum.js";document.body.appendChild(e);if(NREUMQ.a)NREUMQ.a();};NREUMQ.a=window.onload;window.onload=NREUMQ.f;};NREUMQ.push(["nrfj","beacon-1.newrelic.com","c0a1194d5d","198784","ZVxaNhFRXkEHW0BZWFwWexcQRF9fSXl3HVlXTkwKEVVRVg==",0,37,new Date().getTime(),"","","","",""]);</script> <script type="text/javascript">
    01-03-2013 02:38 PM
  2. sfreemanoh's Avatar
    Yeah, one of my users called about this earlier. There's a thread on Avast's site about it (http://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=112266.0), but Avast hasn't responded yet. And I can't find anything definitive about if it's actually an issue, or false positives.
    TheOtherBill likes this.
    01-03-2013 02:54 PM
  3. Phil Nickinson's Avatar
    Hey, guys. Pinged our tech team on it, and they're seeing the same thing as that avast thread. Most likely false positives. Will update if there's anything to update. (I'm not expecting there to be.)
    TheOtherBill likes this.
    01-03-2013 10:39 PM
  4. ignb's Avatar
    Such tracking codes are sometimes identified as potentially unwanted by certain antivirus companies. Of course, it might be very confusing for users to decide if the threat is real or not. Especially, when guys from AV companies say it might be an privacy intrusion, etc. In your case, it's not a big deal, for example Kaspersky or ESET say the file is clean as well as many other AVs. So, I guess there's nothing to worry about.
    01-08-2013 12:18 PM

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