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Discussion in 'Support' started by freaky, Oct 30, 2017.

  1. freaky Banned

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    Was just browsing Sherdog on my phone and all of a sudden an ad popped up a new window and it's a virus ad. I didn't click on anything, was just reading and noticed a new ad window popped up. Tried closing it ASAP. Noticed it was one of those "you have a virus" ad. Can't click back, luckily I was able to close the window.

    I remember a few months back, I couldn't even close the ad window. Can you guys test your ads before accepting them? Why does Sherdog have so many virus/trojan ad pop ups?
     
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  2. Tuf_guy Silver Belt

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    Anybody else get some Tinder ad with nudes?
     
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  3. dembones22 Yellow Card

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    Yup at the login screen.

    Sherdog is a dump speaking from a security standpoint.
     
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  4. Tuf_guy Silver Belt

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    I was at work, too. Lol. But it was on my phone.
     
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  5. dembones22 Yellow Card

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    So did you get any matches??




    bork1} .
     
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  6. Tuf_guy Silver Belt

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    Man FUCK internet datin <mma1>
     
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  7. Tachycardia Administrator

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    Got this sent over to get looked at and fixed.

    Thanks for the heads up and I will update this thread as I get more information regarding it, also please post any new information if you have any further issues
     
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  8. Your Salad Orange Belt

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    Yes full on nude pic promoting a tinder style site.

    I just now tried to use the heavyweights forum and found it impossible. Tried five times to read a thread and five times was rederected to a page that tells me I have "five virus".

    Edit: only happens on mobile.
     
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  9. Tuf_guy Silver Belt

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    For me having a plat account now, I was,lucky to miss a lot of this ad infestation, but when I have to log in I run into those full screen ads.

    At this rate posting nudes should no longer be a bannable offense.
     
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  10. Strychnine Gold Belt

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    Yeah, it happened to me when I was at a coffee shop just as the server was bringing me my sandwich!
     
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  11. Your Salad Orange Belt

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    I was visiting my mother the other day and vegging out on the lazy boy and it popped up right as she was bringing me a cup of tea. I had to quickly flip my phone over so she wouldn't see and think I was perving out in the family room.

    Not saying I'm not a perv but come on sherdog I can't get caught for some stuff like that when I'm not ready.
     
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  12. UltimateVictory ❄️❄️

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    You are still seeing ads when logged in?

    For mobile use Firefox Focus or Brave browser app, which have built in blockers.
     
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  13. Tachycardia Administrator

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    I believe we have fixed the situation, please let me know if anyone is still experiencing the same issues and please try and get a screenshot if possible
     
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  14. Tuf_guy Silver Belt

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    Only before I log in on my phone. I enter my name, then the ad pops up before I get to the password. No problems at all once logged in, though.
     
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  15. Tachycardia Administrator

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    Can you try again for me?

    Should be fixed meow
     
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  16. Tuf_guy Silver Belt

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    Yes but only cause yer fabulous.
    Brb


    Ok, I'm back.
    No more nudes. A Splenda ad comes up, but it didn't interfere with me logging in like before. Tried a couple times to be sure.
     
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  17. Tachycardia Administrator

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    Now your just making me blush
     
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  18. Ceez The Catalyst

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    I'm still getting the virus adds quite regularly whenever I use the site from my phone. Its very frequent and makes the site almost unusable from my cell.
     
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  19. afrdzak Brown Belt

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    Dude. I get constant redirects as well. Same deal. The fake virus ad. Sometimes I'll get some nudes. It's nuts.

    Seems to be mobile-based for me. Happens via Sherdog app or Firefox mobile. From my PC, no issues.

    But it pretty much makes Sherdog unusable for me on the go.
     
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  20. lewddude White Belt

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    I'm getting the same ad virus as above posters. Happens on login screen and while lurking forums. Happens while using Chrome. I deleted the app as the hijacking rendered it unusable.
     
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