Worst Popup Scare Ad Ever

It’s stupid on so many levels, I’m not sure where to begin.

I work as a network admin and do some PC work on the side… Would you believe these goofy popups actually work? I had a few people in a panic about the “Your Computer is Infected” popup. “I click on the window and it takes me to some website! I think I have a virus!”

Oy. Don’t run with the scissors, please.

Every time I try to view this thread I get an error about my computer broadcasting my IP address. How do I fix that?

Just send your credit card number, pin, and social security number to…

The funniest thing, to me, is the fact that it says “OK” at the bottom. Like the user is accepting this fact.