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View Full Version : Viglink

08-27-2018, 04:25 AM
No, it's not an airline.

When you go over to this APC post does the words "year 4" show up underlined as a link? POST #2331

On my computer they do. I'm trying to figure out if this is malware on my computer, or an advertising service that APC allows on their site.

08-27-2018, 08:23 AM
It's part of APC's advertising.

It attempts to associate topic-relevant ad links with certain key words in a post.

In this case it interpreted "year 4" to be a reference to small children, and linked to an ad for a toy.

If you ignore these links, they won't hurt you. If you click on them, they shouldn't hurt you either, but you might end up buying something...