Getting spammed to download app

Discussion in 'Newbie Central' started by Alzarius, May 14, 2015.

  1. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    I've tried to pin down this ad but can't without more information. Copy the url of the site you go to and that would be a huge help.
     
  2. RTH

    RTH Meh...

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    Takes me to googleplay
     
  3. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    Here's one I got just now while trying to reply to you...

    King.com
     
  4. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    And you were mobile? Just took over and sent you or did something pop up first?
     
  5. Titans Eternal

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    Is this Skynet...did...did Skynet go live?
     
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  6. RavensShallBurn

    RavensShallBurn Ruck the Favens

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    On mobile... Took over and sent me to the App Store to get Candy Crush.

    This has been one of several different ones for me.
     
  7. RTH

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    tobe12.com did it to me just now.

    Something with all asian text tried to get me to download... something.
    178.62.67.67 is that one.
     
    #27 RTH, May 18, 2015
    Last edited: May 18, 2015
  8. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    Were you mobile or laptop?
     
  9. RTH

    RTH Meh...

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  10. TitanJeff

    TitanJeff Kahuna Grande Staff

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    I've shut down one ad network entirely to see if they are the culprit. In a few hours, if they stop, we know it's them and I can pin this down. So, if you see it after 3 today, let me know.
     
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