*BEWARE* I picked up a virus on this site!!

On Friday I was looking at the comments on some of my works and noticed that one of the comments said "Congratulations " with a link line underneath the worsd. Since alot of the hosts do this when they feature a piece I thought it was a feature. When I ran the mouse over the line it said that my work had “been visited by a Milledgeville, Georgia visitor”. Since Milledgeville is very close to where I live I was excited and stupidly clicked on the link. As soon as I did, I knew it was a big mistake because my computer immediately went haywire. I got pop up ads all over the place, a survey came up, and my computer was completely taken over. Normally I am completely diligent about not opening links or forwarded emails, etc. I guess I was thinking that since I was on redbubble I was “safe:”. So I am warning you to NOT click on any links that you find in comments on your work. The virus I got was called “Sweet Packs”. It is a very bad virus. Norton even said that they could do nothing with it. The virus changes it name every day. It took my husband 2 whole days to clean my computer out from top to bottom to get rid of it. The person who left the comment appears to be a bonafide rb member. This leaves me to wonder if his computer has been hacked and these messages are being sent out without his knowledge. I have not contacted him yet. But do be very careful about clicking on links on this site. One last thing, after I clicked on the link, the line disappeared, so the comment is still there, but the link is not. Very curious.

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