Browser hijacking ads

Discussion in 'Bug Reports' started by amper, Apr 27, 2019.

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  1. amper

    amper

    Dec 4, 2002
    US
    My iPhone browser was hijacked on this site just now, redirecting me to some Walmart gift card nonsense. Site administrators need to do a better job of vetting ads.

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  2. lokikallas

    lokikallas Supporting Member

    Aug 15, 2010
    los angeles
    They’re baaack... E7C6D342-31B5-4EB6-AA30-5EBAA38720ED.png
     
  3. jeff62

    jeff62 Supporting Member

    Oct 24, 2005
    Central FL
    812331F4-90DE-40D6-AFE5-E9FF6261F23F.png Yup... I’ve gotten something similar to this three times today.
     
  4. Conrad Gently

    Conrad Gently

    May 14, 2019
    Everett, WA
    You know it’s fake when they refuse to use those good ol’ articles English loves so dearly.

    I’ve gotten both of those lately.
     
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    Getting this one every time I “like” a post^^^
     
  6. rickster4003

    rickster4003

    Feb 15, 2013
    I've been getting these on my Samsung. Very frustrating.
     
  7. jeff62

    jeff62 Supporting Member

    Oct 24, 2005
    Central FL
    4C577B5F-4083-4CA4-998F-1C68313FF94B.png Another... multiple times in a row when trying to reply to a PM. Someone please do something about this. Behavior was a loss of control on the browser page for about 5 seconds before the ad appeared.
     
  8. jeff62

    jeff62 Supporting Member

    Oct 24, 2005
    Central FL
    0290C12C-E351-4026-961E-30325838ED02.png It’s taken me 4 tries to leave yet another instance of this. Is anyone listening?o_O
     
  9. jeff62

    jeff62 Supporting Member

    Oct 24, 2005
    Central FL
  10. Picton

    Picton

    Aug 16, 2017
    Reading, MA
    Yeah.

    This stuff is getting old.
     
  11. filmtex

    filmtex

    May 29, 2011
    National Telecom has inserted at least two of these supposed “marketing surveys” in my iPad browser in the last two days. FYI
     
  12. Without clicking anything, I just got redirected several times to "Flash player needs updating" websites. This was after I clicked a "watched threads" email link from TB.