Address Mask popup window

  cowgirl66 11:55 01 Apr 10
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Yesterday I decided to install Mirror's Edge game once more. But whilst playing it the game was interrupted several times by a Kaspersky Popup window about something called an Address Mask with a URL I have no knowledge of and underneath that it said 'for instance click here'

Can someone tell me what this and does it mean the game shouldn't be played? I have Windows 7.

Regards cowgirl66

  Sea Urchin 17:14 01 Apr 10

Address masking refers to the practice of redirecting from one URL to another hidden address - very often done by malware. Possibly your game is redirecting you which is being detected by Kaspersky - it's probably quite innocent in that case, but I don't know the game. :@)

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