[SATLUG] grouply

David Kowis dkowis at shlrm.org
Fri Nov 7 23:05:36 CST 2008


David Kowis wrote:
> Cheryl Holmes wrote:
>> what exactly is grouply?  i joined because someone i know did.  now it 
>> keeps
>> sending me invites or rather messages that someone who knows someone has
>> joined too.  i thought it was like facebook or a social networking thing.
>> i'm not understanding what it is i guess...cheryl
>>
> 
> 
> It would appear that it's a fairly evil site. So go change any passwords 
> you may have entered into the site, not through the site, and ensure 
> that you're not using the same password for grouply anywhere else. Oh, 
> and do it from a knoppix live cd.
> 
> That's what I'd do. And I'd not run windows, especially if grouply 
> installed anything.
> David
> 

Actually it would appear that my initial assessment is possibly inaccurate:

http://www.ncs-tech.org/?p=1146

However,

http://message.snopes.com/showthread.php?p=508572

So read those, and make your own decision. I don't think I'll be 
grouply-ing, at all, ever.

David


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