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Avast thinks every youtube link is a virus

Discussion in 'General Software' started by 1nf3rn0x, Mar 26, 2014.

  1. 1nf3rn0x

    1nf3rn0x

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    Whenever I click to load a video I get this that avast has saved me from https://yt3.ggpht.com

    What is this, how can I stop it? Should I worry?
     
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    have you checked using online virus scanner?
     
  3. remixedcat

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    ggpht.com is a domain controlled by four nameservers at google.com. All of them are on different IP networks. lh4.ggpht.com is hosted on three servers in United States.

    see this also: http://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=148073.0
     
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    LOL we posted that at the same time! XD
     
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    lol @ this guy

     
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