When visiting these forums using Firefox, I got java update requests and got directed to http://wwwDOTdownrapidDOTcom (visiting this site is not recommended). Since I didn't recognize that, and since I updated Java yesterday, I tried updating again outside of FF. Apparently, there were no further updates, so the downrapid redirection started to seem suspicious. Also, every time I get the java update popup, Microsoft Security Essentials informs me that a threat is detected, and that it is "cleaning up". Google results (http://www.google.ca/search?q=www.downrapid.com java-plugin update) indicate a strong likelihood that this is a virus, particularly: * http://www.covers.com/postingforum/post01/showmessage.aspx?spt=41&sub=101931015 * http://www.reddit.com/r/magicTCG/comments/2dlm94/is_mtgtop8com_hacked_or_something * http://www.mmo-champion.com/threads/631902-Advertising-Reporting-bad-ads?p=28932318&viewfull=1 * http://if.invisionfree.com/topic/5195149 * http://if.invisionfree.com/topic/5195151 * http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/...apid-etc/40477aac-320b-49e3-9311-80f8a2f8a853 They're old, on a different platform, but the behaviours seems to be similar, as does the download site.