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10th April 2014, 12:22 AM   |  #1  
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What the.......? Downloaded and installed Odin from here and huge amount of viruses started installing as the "supposed" ODIN installed. Ran malwarebytes and it went crazy. This ODIN download is full of malware/viruses. Malwarebytes found over 60! Don't go to odindownload.com

Went here first but no download link and the thread is closed.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/gala...sions-t2189539

Does anyone have a valid download link?

Check out the scan from Jotti's: http://www.smugmug.com/photos/i-DvnP...DvnPSnL-XL.jpg

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10th April 2014, 09:00 PM   |  #2  
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Does anyone have a valid download link?

Here about halfway down the page is the download link.
http://rootgalaxynote.com/galaxy-not...-2014-edition/
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11th April 2014, 12:29 AM   |  #3  
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What the.......? Downloaded and installed Odin from here and huge amount of viruses started installing as the "supposed" ODIN installed. Ran malwarebytes and it went crazy. This ODIN download is full of malware/viruses. Malwarebytes found over 60! Geez!
http://odindownload.com

Went here first but no download link and the thread is closed.
http://forum.xda-developers.com/gala...sions-t2189539

Does anyone have a valid download link?

Check out the scan from Jotti's: http://www.smugmug.com/photos/i-DvnP...DvnPSnL-XL.jpg

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I have never had to install Odin. It is just an executable.

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11th April 2014, 05:16 AM   |  #4  
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I have never had to install Odin. It is just an executable.

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Good point. Hadn't used it in so long.....
Go to post so user can beware. Thank goodness I make image backups of my systems.
11th April 2014, 12:17 PM   |  #5  
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What the.......? Downloaded and installed Odin from here...

Strange page which is not a official side for odin. Its copy&paste (texts can be found 1:1 here in xda), which didn't recognize the xda users who are involved and it is completly unclear who this page made. So, many criterias not to download anything from this page or using it.

Best will be when you also remove the link from the url here.
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