Problem - CloudFlare???

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  1. Crimea_River

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    Was on the site today, went to go to another page when this popped up. Several attempts to re-enter did not work. I rebooted then was able to get back on. Is this my machine or something with the forum?

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    That is one I have never seen.
     
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    New one here......?
     
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    NSA tracking Jan?
     
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    Sounds like Home Security is on to you!
     
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    Yeah. Ba$tards are coming across the border now. Gonna run a scan of machine tonight.
     
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    Cloudflare is a service provider to site owners that offers utilities in the way of filtering and visitor speed enhancement. Some of the features are bot and spammer traffic reduction, protection from attacks, ad content optimization and filtering and so on.

    When you logon to WW2Aircraft, you pass through their system before actually landing on the server here.

    The error message means that their gateway was unavailable because of a DNS lookup problem caused by anything from a misentered IP address (the server is tossing out an errant proxy) on the server's list to a lagging router/hub on the internet somewhere.

    None of which is your fault and is not harmful to your computer, just annoying when it happens.
     
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    Ah, thanks! First time I saw it and the scan revealed nothing unusual.
     
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    It's not just a matter of not enough bacon?
     
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    That was my first thought! :lol:
     
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    Someone forgot to fill up the bacon meter...
     
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    Isn't that a "Cloudflare"?
     
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    See! Told you that the tinfoil hat would help! Scan revealed nothing.....how good is that?
     
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    Hmmmmm.....

    Another double post!
     
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    I still vote for the NSA reacting to that 3 for 1 shooting AR
     
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    Just too much of clicking. Eat bacon and have a pint.
     
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    lol...there's alot more than the NSA out there with their shennigans (according to the internet...so it must be true, right?):
    NASA
    CIA
    FBI
    DHS
    ICE
    HAARP
    Chemtrails
    Those guys in the black helicopters
    Aliens (from Area 51 only)

    Of course, none of the other organizations across the globe need apply, the U.S. has it all covered! :lol:

    Personally, I think that if the NSA was snooping around the forums here, they wouldn't get past the "breaking news" thread! :thumbleft:
     
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