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Forum topic by Siv posted 12-12-2017 04:03 PM 1143 views 0 times favorited 12 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Siv

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12-12-2017 04:03 PM

I just got the following warning when trying to view a project:

Google Safe Browsing recently detected phishing on 47.60.2ea9.ip4.static.sl-reverse.com. Phishing sites pretend to be other websites to trick you.

Everything was fine yesterday – this just started for me now. I’m using a script blocker but have the main site on the white list.

Edit: after posting this, I tried again and it’s no longer giving the warning. Strange!


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Bill_Steele

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#1 posted 12-12-2017 04:54 PM

I saw it too—but now I don’t see it anymore.

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ArtMann

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#2 posted 12-12-2017 05:20 PM

I routinely get Google mail alerts on websites that I have used for years and know they are safe. Google sometimes just makes mistakes with their analysis.

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PCDub

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#3 posted 12-12-2017 08:41 PM

OR… someone (or some bot) was trying to get in but the BBoard caught it and ran it out…

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Rick S...

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#4 posted 12-18-2017 01:10 AM

I get it once and awhile. Google has so many apps. I think they’re getting out of control.

-- I Chose "The Road Less Travelled" Now I'm Totally Lost! (Ontario, CANADA)

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Mainiac Matt

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#5 posted 12-31-2017 10:26 PM

I’m getting a similar warning from Chrome, but only when I go to a product review link….

I think something has become embedded in the site or on my PC as this is the URL I’m directed to when I attempt to see a product review.

47.60.2ea9.ip4.static.sl-reverse.com

and of course, I get the warning that it’s not a safe site to go to.

I do not see this when I visit LJs from my PC at work.

-- I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam

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Mainiac Matt

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#6 posted 12-31-2017 10:35 PM

I just cleared all of my cookies and cache and now I can get to the product reviews via. the correct Lumberjocks URL.

So apparently, some type of malware was re-directing me to a fake mirror page and the Chrome warning was legit.

Be wary peeps. Bad boogie men out there laying in wait to get you :^o

-- I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam

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Dark_Lightning

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#7 posted 01-01-2018 09:16 PM

‘bout the only thing a baddie is going to get from me is an out-of-focus pic of a a dented project…

-- Random Orbital Nailer

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Rick S...

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#8 posted 01-18-2018 02:20 PM

I ran a check on the Site and a Project using my Avast Anti Virus. This is the Result.

Seems okay!

Rick

-- I Chose "The Road Less Travelled" Now I'm Totally Lost! (Ontario, CANADA)

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John_H

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#9 posted 01-18-2018 07:49 PM

I think it is “Malvertisement” causing the issue

See this thread

http://lumberjocks.com/topics/256537

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Lazyman

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#10 posted 01-18-2018 08:08 PM

I’ve gotten this when Chrome browser needed to be updated. Might have something to do with how site certificates are verified?

-- Nathan, TX -- Hire the lazy man. He may not do as much work but that's because he will find a better way.

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Dave Polaschek

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#11 posted 01-19-2018 01:12 AM

It’s always been bad ads sneaking through the ad network, as far as I can tell. As they’re served up kind of randomly, it only happens once in a while.

-- Dave - Minneapolis

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Rick S...

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#12 posted 01-19-2018 01:54 AM


As they re served up kind of randomly, it only happens once in a while.

- Dave Polaschek

YEP!

-- I Chose "The Road Less Travelled" Now I'm Totally Lost! (Ontario, CANADA)

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