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Ok just teling you, DO NOT GO TO LYCOS SITES thank you...ok i went to one a while ago and i started getting tons of adware and "Lycos Sidesearch" got installed on my comp :(

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I agree lycos was good in the old days but theyve gone to the dark side..

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Lycos is owned by LookSmart, Ltd and publically traded on the OTC under the symbol "Look". The company has become very bad news with significant spyware/adware issues. We have firewall & HOSTS file blocked all of LookSmart's products & related sites for quite some time now in our IT department. If you need more information, I would be happy to post our internal "poop" sheet on this company and all related sites.

 

Here's our IT "bullet report" on LookSmart, Ltd. You can add and delete from the list based on your personal preferences and product usage.

 

Hope this was useful...ces

 

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LookSmart, Ltd (Look) OTC

~~[Kabanga Corp][Parasite.TopTextiLookup]

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Looksmart

Wisenut

Tripod

Lycos

Hotwired

Quote

Matchmaker

Ezula

 

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Primary Sites

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www.looksmart.com

search.looksmart.com

looklistings.looksmart.com

mysearch.looksmart.com

www.wisenut.com

www.findarticles.com

www.lycos.com

hp.lycos.com

www.tripod.lycos.com

www.whowhere.com

www.hotwired.com

hotwired.lycos.com /www

www.matchmaker.com

www.quote.com

www.ezula.com

kabanga.com /www

yack.com

www.searchengineshowdown.com

 

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Win TCP/IP HOSTS File – LookSmart Ltd & Related (Last Dated 6/8/04)

----------------

#LOOKSMART-EZULA

#[Kabanga Corp][Parasite.TopTextiLookup]

#[last updateupddat060804]

127.0.0.1 looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 www.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 www.findarticles.com

127.0.0.1 www.looksmart.com.au

127.0.0.1 www.ukdirectory.co.uk

127.0.0.1 www.looksmart.co.nz

127.0.0.1 www.looksmart.co.jp

127.0.0.1 www.looksmartclicks.com

127.0.0.1 canada.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 looklistings.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 mysearch.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 looksmart.yack.com

127.0.0.1 aboutus.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 www.searchengineshowdown.com

127.0.0.1 altavista.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 live.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 synd-uk.looksmart.co.uk

127.0.0.1 search.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 ads.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 bsads.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 cnn.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 monitor.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 sv-bsads.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 sv-www.looksmart.com

127.0.0.1 www.ezula.com

127.0.0.1 app.ezula.com

127.0.0.1 chat.ezula.com

127.0.0.1 kabanga.com

 

#LOOKSMART-TRIPOD-LYCOS_HOTWIRED_QUOTE_MATCHMAKER

127.0.0.1 hotwired.com

127.0.0.1 www.hotwired.com

127.0.0.1 www.matchmaker.com

127.0.0.1 www.quote.com

127.0.0.1 adbuyer.lycos.com

127.0.0.1 adbuyer1.lycos.com

127.0.0.1 adbuyer2.lycos.com

127.0.0.1 adbuyer3.lycos.com

127.0.0.1 ads.lycos.com

127.0.0.1 ads.tripod.com

127.0.0.1 ads.tripod.lycos.co.uk

127.0.0.1 ads1.tripod.com

127.0.0.1 build.tripod.com

127.0.0.1 cm8.lycos.com

127.0.0.1 guestworld.tripod.lycos.com

127.0.0.1 hb.lycos.com

127.0.0.1 icache.getrelevant.com

127.0.0.1 install.sidesearch.lycos.com

127.0.0.1 linktracker.angelfire.com

127.0.0.1 linktracker.tripod.com

127.0.0.1 nedstat.tripod.com

127.0.0.1 oreo.matchmaker.com

127.0.0.1 titan.guestworld.tripod.lycos.com

127.0.0.1 kr-adimage.lycos.co.kr

 

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Edited by CES

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