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Old Apr 3, 2013, 12:34 PM   #26
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Location: That depends whether you ask for timezone, state of mind or GPS coordinates.
Fun fact: MyChildrenHealth doesn't have ads for one reason or another. Also, everything in the forums is delayed, including the time at the bottom of the pages.
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Old Apr 3, 2013, 12:51 PM   #27
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Fun fact: MyChildrenHealth doesn't have ads for one reason or another. Also, everything in the forums is delayed, including the time at the bottom of the pages.
If not to make money, then maybe the purpose of it is to harvest email addresses (of people who try login to it) to sell?
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Old Apr 3, 2013, 01:10 PM   #28
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Don't ask me, ask the Chinese kid (as 'fenzu' is supposedly what is properly called Fengzhu) who runs it.

But yeah, as it's not the exact same version of this page, the only thing that makes sense is logging usernames and passwords.

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Old Apr 3, 2013, 01:27 PM   #29
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Don't ask me, ask the Chinese kid (as 'fenzu' is supposedly what is properly called Fengzhu) who runs it.

But yeah, as it's not the exact same version of this page, the only thing that makes sense is logging usernames and passwords.
Funnily enough, most of his other 'sites' are unavailable now, which suggests that he's done this to other websites, and the owners have since gotten them taken down.
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Old Apr 3, 2013, 01:31 PM   #30
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Funnily enough, most of his other 'sites' are unavailable now, which suggests that he's done this to other websites, and the owners have since gotten them taken down.
Not true.

His tiger woods site is spoofing fox sports.
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Old Apr 3, 2013, 02:46 PM   #31
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All his sites are now down.
No they aren't . I just now went to one.

It could be the DNS entry hasn't propagated through the Internet yet.
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Old Apr 3, 2013, 03:15 PM   #32
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No they aren't . I just now went to one.

It could be the DNS entry hasn't propagated through the Internet yet.
When I first posted they were all unable to connect to the server, but a minute later they were there. Hence my quick try at deleting my message. Guess I wasn't quick enough. Quick and the dead. Guess which one I was. LOL!
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Old Apr 4, 2013, 10:20 AM   #33
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ya, this is one of many scraped macrumors sites out there. though this is more extensive than most.

I submitted a takedown request to their host.

thanks for the heads up.

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Old Apr 21, 2013, 09:03 PM   #34
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ya, this is one of many scraped macrumors sites out there. though this is more extensive than most.

I submitted a takedown request to their host.

thanks for the heads up.

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Here's another.
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Old Aug 7, 2013, 05:44 PM   #35
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Found this because my site is being hit by the same "Person"

I am a forum admin. It has been a long time since I've used this version of vBulletin and I miss it - quite pleased with the load times. We just recently migrated two sites into one... Windows7Forums.com and Windows8Forums.com into WindowsForum.com. I've been monitoring traffic to see whats going on. We've been getting hit hard from "priceforinsurance.com" and I found this odd. I have been interested in what this is. Looked up whois and searched on this person and found this thread. Guess what:

priceforinsurance.com domain name record
Registrant:
Keva Reed
4738 Juniper Drive
Saginaw, AL 48607 US
+1.9899281913

Administrative:
Keva Reed
4738 Juniper Drive
Saginaw, AL 48607 US
+1.9899281913

Technical:
Keva Reed
4738 Juniper Drive
Saginaw, AL 48607 US
+1.9899281913


Nameserver:
LOLA.NS.CLOUDFLARE.COM
NORM.NS.CLOUDFLARE.COM

Updated-Date:
Mar 31, 2013 06:00:39 PM

Created-Date:
Mar 15, 2013 05:32:13 PM

Registration-Expiration-Date:
Mar 15, 2014 05:32:13 PM

Domain:
priceforinsurance.com

Server:
SJL0VWLG01

Status:
registrar-lock

My thought is they may be trying to create a clone site of some kind? Harvesting of data for some other site? Either way this is bad. I have no idea what this is, but I am going to block them now. Just thought I would share this odd experience with you.

(P.S. If they cloned your site they are probably doing the same here. This has been invaluable to provide this info here. Thank you.)

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Old Aug 7, 2013, 08:21 PM   #36
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Fyi:

http://windowsforum.com/warning/pric...ance-scam.html

We have redirected this offender to a new URL.
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