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File automatically downloading from HPFF

Several members have reported that while reading chapters, a file gets downloaded to their device. They are of course obviously worried that this may be a virus.

This is in fact caused by the ad company that we use on our mature stories page. They are having an issue with their servers which means that a piece of code which should be sent to the server is being sent to users instead. As far as I\\\'m aware, this should not cause an issue. Browsers do not execute PHP script, so if this is in fact a malicious file, it will not be opened. As a precautionary issue we have removed the affected ads for now.

This is an outside issue and not an issue with HPFF servers, which are regularly checked for virus and trojan scripts.

While I can confirm tha tthis is not a virus on our server, you should of course always use a virus software when using the internet and be aware of your online safety.

Staff on 2016.07.24 - 10:19AM

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