Website caused noticication that I need to install "Drive Cleaner"

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Subject: Website caused noticication that I need to install "Drive Cleaner"
Posted by:  dash bored59 (dashbored…@discussions.microsoft.com)
Date: Wed, 6 Jun 2007

A few hours ago I went to Hollywood.com. I immediately recieved error on
page message that cause a dialogue box (I guess that's what it is called) to
appear with the heading "Windows Internet Explorer" and "Notice: Your
computer has tracks of all adult sites you have visited. In most cases you
are not aware of the files that get installed by themselves, violate your
online privacy and can compromise your career and your marriage, and even
compromise your credit card security." It continues to attempt to convince me
to install a "Drive Cleaner" to clear my History and Temporary files.
The web page itself minmized automacally and when I restored it, it had
yellow triangle with a red exclamation point & all kinds of technical lingo
posted on it in place of hollywood.com.
I am not worried about this.  I am not worried about my History or Temp
Files.  However it looks so official I felt obligated to tell about & could
not find any other MS place to report it to.

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