ForumsSupport Forum[Necro] Can you get a virus from playing a game here?

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YepYepYep
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I played a new game here and within about ten minutes I was hit with a nasty conhost / proxy server virus/trojan and had to do a lot of work to get rid of it and reset my settings. So, I am just curious if it is possible to infect your computer by playing a game here. Some games also save on your computer. Do they test and check the games first for any viruses before posting it on Armorgames.com?

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thaboss
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What was the game that you played that you got the virus while playing?
i've never gotten a virus from a game on AG.

bluestriker30
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Peasant

Yeah i havent had a virus and i have been on armorgames for about 2 years so it was probably a virus for something else

YepYepYep
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YepYepYep
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The game was called Warp Game it happened last night and I finally got it fixed now. I really don't know where it came from since I wasn't really doing anything else at that time. I don't really know much about how viruses work, so maybe it is possible it just started to give security warnings, popups, proxy, and internet shutdown at that time.

darkrai097
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I think they check for viruses before putting the games on the site. If I had to guess, it came from somewhere else.

Patrick2011
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Templar

I played Warp Game a few hours ago and I didn't get a virus or security warning.

JohnGarell
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Shepherd

I guess you can't get one if you got protection for them.
But one users had a link to a virus at his profile.

UnleashedUponMankind
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Viceroy

Necro... locked^^

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