Security software vs. Tarvalon.net

Discussion in 'Ask the White Tower' started by Narysse a'Jahar, Nov 3, 2018.

  1. Narysse a'Jahar

    Narysse a'Jahar Aes Sedai

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    I have Avast security software on my laptop and it has lately been throwing fits about me being active in the Tower.

    I have marked that it is a safe site but is there an easier way to address this? Mainly it has been fitting about the image content.

    By fitting I mean it will target an image or an avatar, and a popup appears that a threat has been detected.
     
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  2. Qamra Daielin

    Qamra Daielin Tech Documentation Orderly & Sparkle Spren Gaidin Company Commander of Dai M'hael Tower Gatekeeper

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    Unfortunately, we don’t really control what sites users link their images and signatures from. I don’t think we have a way to block stuff from certain sites (and you’d have to be able to pinpoint which sites are giving it issues). @Deoan Kakarot might know more.
     
  3. Arie Davion

    Arie Davion Matron Mother of Mischief Aes Sedai Master of the Watch

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    ^ Qamra is right. It's likely signatures and avatars that cause that issue and I doubt the community as a whole would like us take that part away.
     
  4. Narysse a'Jahar

    Narysse a'Jahar Aes Sedai

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    I agree, I wasn't even considering that option.

    I am pretty sure the issue is with Avast, but I'm not having it on my phone or my tablet, which also both have avast. It's just when I access the site on on my laptop and it just started today. It was just weird when it started doing it on just one device.

    :scratch :cheese
     
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