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Security Issues (2 posts)

  • Started 2 years ago by Whyowhyoholic
  • Latest reply 2 years ago from Jim Matthews
  • Whyowhyoholic Member

    While I was uploading files to an FTP server using Fetch, I noticed the audio of a video I had watch on a news site earlier in the day was playing through my speakers even though I didn't have that web page open any longer. I could not find what program was playing the video. It did not appear to be my browser or any of its tabs/windows nor any other program. However, when I quit Fetch, the audio stopped playing which I found curious and a bit suspicious.

    Are there security issues of which I should be aware?!

    PS...Fetch is up-to-date.

    Posted 2 years ago #

  • Jim Matthews Administrator

    I think it was just a coincidence that the audio stopped around the time you quit Fetch. The audio was probably being played by Flash or another browser plugin, and evidently there was a failure to shut down the plugin when you closed the web page. There's no reason to think that Fetch was involved.

    Thanks,

    Jim Matthews
    Fetch Softworks

    Posted 2 years ago #

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