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Am I just being paranoid?

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by mrsix, Aug 29, 2012.

  1. mrsix

    mrsix Power Member

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    So late last week, my wife and I were chatting via messenger about ordering pizza (the eternal "which toppings" debate) when I noticed that the usual ads I see on YouTube, Facebook, etc are now ads for frozen pizzas... the brandname Digiorno to be specific.

    Is "someone" reading my logs or intercepting the messages and tailoring ads to what I'm talking about?
     
  2. SmileAtmyWins

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    I wouldn't worry about it. It sounds like a random add to me. If you're worried, either boot and nuke your comp, roll through proxies, etc.
     
  3. silentthunder

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    We're all constantly being tagged and crawled by every site we visit. It used to tweak me too. I'd go to letmewatchthis.com to check out a free movie and they start showing me the type of movies I was thinking of. Check my email and its also reading my name and using a version of a name of someone I know. The net reads your garbage and scans email, and notes your online habits constantly. Creepy Crawlers Dude! o_ O
     
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    Its likely that you visited a website about it or did a search about it.
    No one is reading your messenger logs (unless its Gtalk in which case that would make sense)
     
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  6. mrsix

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    Yeah it's freaking me out man...
     
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    Lol I wouldn't listen to this guys advice in the future.
     
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    Are you sure you haven't searched for pizza in any searches lately? Could be cookies
     
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    Because I suggested he completely revamp everything if he's THAT worried? That's cool man. You're entitled to your opinion, even if it is one sided.
     
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    Yah, he works for Internet Spy Pizza Shop. :p

    j/k
     
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    This will make things easier to understand

     
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    Hahahahaha Argh!!! Bingo ferma231
    It really sucks. We wear the Black Hat not only to make money. We also do it to defend ourselves from some illmatic shit like this. :(
     
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