[SpamCop-List] Re: Spyware, Spampal, Hacked by Bagi, Hometime
nobody at spamcop.net
Sun Jan 25 08:12:35 EST 2004
> When I installed Spampal yesterday I was surprised to
> see some sort of Hot Bar also being installed. I
> didn't like it, but figured I'd just uninstall Spampal
> if it got in my way and move on to something else.
Very odd. I installed Spampal recently from the official site, and HotBar
was not installed at the same time.
HotBar is well known as spyware - see
http://www.doxdesk.com/parasite/HotBar.html. Have you installed anything
> Shortly after that, as I was watching TV today, I saw
> something on Hometime that I wanted more info on. So,
> I went to PBS.org and grabbed a link to Hometime.com.
> When Hometime loaded, however, all I got was a screen
> with a nonsense graphic and a message in Asianspeak
> that "you hacked by Bagi".
You've not been hacked, their site may have been, though. I get the same
In short, no idea. But I think that all these different issues are simply
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