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Anybody else having issues with pop up windows stating your computer is infected, anti virus subscription expired or other malware type messages while on this site....? I've run a couple scans using my anti virus and they come up clean.
This just started two days ago, every time I'm on on this site and it's the only site I have this happening on
 

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Yes, but it depends upon which browser I use and what extensions are running. Actually, it may only depend upon the extensions. If I use a straight, no-extensions-enabled browser such as Safari, then I do get those page hijack malware screens. Happens both on the desktop computer and on a mobile device. With some anti-malware extensions turned on, I don't have the problem. Malwarebytes' extension for Firefox stops the malware, for example. So does an ad-blocking extension on Safari, it appears.

So basically, the simple answer is YES, THIS SITE HAS MALWARE ON IT.
 

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Start by emptying your cache/cookies. I’ve had this issues on iOS/macOS on a lot of sites, including this one, lately.
 

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Hello all,

If you are getting these ads please provide us with the following information so we can block them.
  • take a screenshot of the page or “pop up” that loads and hijacks the page you’re browsing
  • note what you were doing or what forum section or thread you were browsing
  • copy the URL of the now hijacked page
  • device info, browser, and software
  • geolocation where it happened
  • put all of that info in this thread
Jeff M
 

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On my system(s), it appears as though it is a pop-up window in the middle of the page, so there's not a URL in the browser address bar to copy & paste. Sometimes, at least, the malware is grabbing geo-reference info from the ISP, as it claims to be notification of winning something in a certain geography or area. I wondered whether it was an intermediary attack, which I suppose it could be, but I don't think so.

It's not there all the time. It comes and goes. Or, that is to say, it came and went. I don't run any browsers without ad or malware blockers any more.
 

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Hello all,

If you are getting these ads please provide us with the following information so we can block them.
  • take a screenshot of the page or “pop up” that loads and hijacks the page you’re browsing
  • note what you were doing or what forum section or thread you were browsing
  • copy the URL of the now hijacked page
  • device info, browser, and software
  • geolocation where it happened
  • put all of that info in this thread
Jeff M
On my system(s), it appears as though it is a pop-up window in the middle of the page, so there's not a URL in the browser address bar to copy & paste. Sometimes, at least, the malware is grabbing geo-reference info from the ISP, as it claims to be notification of winning something in a certain geography or area. I wondered whether it was an intermediary attack, which I suppose it could be, but I don't think so.

It's not there all the time. It comes and goes. Or, that is to say, it came and went. I don't run any browsers without ad or malware blockers any more.
I'm regularly getting fake flash pop ups on Safari and I have to force quite the browser. Getting so I visit less and less.
Heya guys,

Note the above post, we need more info so we can report and block these.

Jeff M
 

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Start with your system. I highly doubt the site is infected. Start by downloading and running malwarebytes. If you find major problems, go to bleepingcomputer.com for help. If you have a Mac, you need to talk to someone else. I don't do Mac.
 

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Not so far.
Ditto

Win 10 Pro, Edge browser, nothing but the 'native' MS security / virus / malware protection (all updates kept current)

No, I'm not affiliated with MS in any respect ;)
 

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Start with your system. I highly doubt the site is infected. Start by downloading and running malwarebytes. If you find major problems, go to bleepingcomputer.com for help. If you have a Mac, you need to talk to someone else. I don't do Mac.
Based on this thread I did run Malwarebytes on my Mac and Malwarebytes flagged two Adware files that were quarantined.
 

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I've been running Malwarebytes Premium for 2 or 3 years without interruption. The Mac and mobile device are clean. As I said, either the Malwarebytes extension (desktop Firefox, and the mobile device) or an ad blocking extension (Safari) prevents the issue, and while in theory I'd like to help, I don't care for the force-quit I have to do to the browser and the subsequent speedy tab-close operation before the thing re-opens.
 

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I despise malwarebytes "real-time protection." I run malwarebytes from time to time, and immediately remove it after doing so. I run only Windows Defender at this time, and uBlock Origin on Vivaldi. Zero issues. Oh, I recently installed Privacy Badger too - but I don't know if that will be a permanent addition.
 

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Safari on Mac running OS Mojave, v10.14.6
While reading this thread
That is on your computer. Flash must be updated regularly to address constant security issues. That is not a website issue!
 

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Nope, look at the web address
Are you positive you have cleared all your cache? I have heard that Malwarebytes being the best, but before Windows 10, I used to run ZoneAlarm. Since the switch over to Windows 10 and Chrome, I am yet to find something on my computer.

Since you use Mac, there is not much I can recommend. Only alternative would be to reset the OS.

For Windows users who encounter some issues, download and install Geek Uninstaller (https://geekuninstaller.com/download). This can also be in your USB stick and is a self executing program. It even removes registry entries when performing an uninstall, including all cache and trace files.
 
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