Advanced search

Anyone else being asked to save a file called seg.js?

(83 Posts)
InkySkink Wed 14-Aug-13 20:19:09

Anyone else being repeatedly asked to save a file called seg.js from
I've run a virus scan and it was clean, and this is ONLY happening on mumsnet.
No way I'm downloading anything I didn't directly click on by the way.

Waltons Sat 17-Aug-13 19:28:34

Also getting it - yesterday and today, AIBU and Chat. Using Internet Explorer. Will try to work out which ad is displaying/grab a screenshot next time it pops up.

VonTrappFan Sat 17-Aug-13 19:53:14

Just happened again and it is definitely the East 50% off sale ad on Active Conversations for me. It says Do you want to open or save seg.js from and then gives me open, save and cancel boxes. I have screen shot it so let me know if you want me to email it to you, and what email address to use.

RowanMumsnet (MNHQ) Sat 17-Aug-13 21:02:01

Aha! Thanks VonTrappFan

LottieJenkins Sun 18-Aug-13 08:40:24

I've just had it pop up again on the Katie Price thread!

VonTrappFan Sun 18-Aug-13 09:08:13

Got it again. Same message, same ad but on a thread this time. The last 3 times I have seen it have all been the East advert. Prior to that I have no idea as wasn't paying attention.

ColetteTech (MNHQ) Mon 19-Aug-13 14:03:47

Thanks for your help on this everyone.
We've put a block on East ads, can you report back and let me know if you're still getting the download message?

Waltons Mon 19-Aug-13 17:03:41

Nothing yesterday or today, Colette. Looks like you fixed it. thanks

ColetteTech (MNHQ) Tue 20-Aug-13 09:10:00

Ooh, I do hope so! hmm

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now