l.yimg - why does firefox activate when coming up?

jerry_njSeptember 17, 2012

I have noted in the lower Windows XP menu bar when opening my Firefox browser that the process is spending some time at a site l.yimg I wonder what that is about. The home page is at att.yahoo I have not checked for other home pages, maybe this is a step in getting to a yahoo client.


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My opinion...Firefox is calling the remote computer that serves up advertisements on this site to send the ad images so you can see them.

    Bookmark   September 17, 2012 at 11:02AM
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Type "yimg" (sans quotes) into Google and more than you will ever want to know is there.

Hint: Your thoughts are on the right track.


    Bookmark   September 17, 2012 at 12:42PM
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