There has been a dramatic increase in the volume of spam in the Mac OS X section. Many are spam posts from illegitimate websites. Be wary when you ask for advice concerning data recovery, file conversion, DVD conversion etc.
Many of them link to: *Commercial websites (some legit, but free software alternatives can be found easily) *Malware-laden sites *Non-relevant sites *Inappropriate sites
How to tell *Few posts *Recent joining date *Posts on the same topic/about the same software *Bad grammar and spelling
Be careful what posters you trust
We are a community of volunteers, we cannot filter every single scam as soon as it emerges so please report it and the issue will be resolved promptly!
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