Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 28th Jul 2007 11:07 UTC
Bugs & Viruses A lot of people have been emailing us about an issue we are having with one of our ads taking over OSNews. Thank you all for emailing us, the information provided is of good use to us. We are currently working on the problem, and will let you know once it has been fixed. We would like to apologise for the inconvenience. Update by DA: I think that I've tracked down the offender. Read more for details Update 2: This time I think we really fixed it.
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RE[6]: Stop blocking ads!
by aent on Tue 31st Jul 2007 20:44 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: Stop blocking ads!"
aent
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2006-01-25

No, I have few ads, no more then two per page and they are gif/jpgs/pngs, no heavy flashing or flash. Its a rather tech oriented site and most of the users use Firefox (over 70%), and I serve the ads myself, so I doubt I'm getting screwed, its just the default filter filters out my ads... The problem has gotten so bad that I'm planning to move it over to a different subdomain that doesn't contain "ads" in it so less of the default filters will block it.

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