Site about the Four Noble Truths contains virus

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Stephen K
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Site about the Four Noble Truths contains virus

Postby Stephen K » Tue May 19, 2009 3:33 pm

After Googling ""summary of the four noble truths" and following the first link: (don't open it!) "www.serve.com/cmtan/buddhism/fournt.html" my antivirus detected a virus.
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Re: Site about the Four Noble Truths contains virus

Postby Mawkish1983 » Tue Jun 02, 2009 8:31 am

I suppose some internet criminals will try anything.

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Re: Site about the Four Noble Truths contains virus

Postby Guy » Tue Jun 02, 2009 10:19 am

Thanks for the warning! The person who created that website obviously doesn't understand that he is creating a great deal of bad kamma for himself.
Four types of letting go:

1) Giving; expecting nothing back in return
2) Throwing things away
3) Contentment; wanting to be here, not wanting to be anywhere else
4) "Teflon Mind"; having a mind which doesn't accumulate things

- Ajahn Brahm

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Re: Site about the Four Noble Truths contains virus

Postby tiltbillings » Tue Jun 02, 2009 10:28 am

It may not be intentional.
This being is bound to samsara, kamma is his means for going beyond.
SN I, 38.

Ar scáth a chéile a mhaireas na daoine.
People live in one another’s shelter.

dheamhan a fhios agam

"We eat cold eels and think distant thoughts." -- Jack Johnson

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Re: Site about the Four Noble Truths contains virus

Postby Rhino » Tue Jun 02, 2009 3:29 pm

Opera gave me a warning before opening the site:

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Haute Secure has inspected this site and have found issues which pose a security risk to you. To stay out of harm's way, don't visit this site.


But on my PC it would be harmless. I'm using Linux. :smile:
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Only in a vertical view, straight down into the abyss of his own personal existence, is a man capable of apprehending the perilous insecurity of his situation; and only a man who does apprehend this is prepared to listen to the Buddha's Teaching.
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Re: Site about the Four Noble Truths contains virus

Postby jcsuperstar » Tue Jun 02, 2009 9:51 pm

maybe it's there to help you really understand suffering :jumping:
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the mountain may be heavy in and of itself, but if you're not trying to carry it it's not heavy to you- Ajaan Suwat


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