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Locked: random ad site re-direction?

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  • Feb 12th, 2018 2:11 pm
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Dec 9, 2001
294 posts
20 upvotes
Toronto

random ad site re-direction?

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EDIT: Looks like it was a modified hosts file with google ad hosts modification that would cause the random redirects. For anyone that has this problem, here is the instructions on fixing it: http://www.boxaid.com/word/viruses-and- ... osts-file/
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Deal Fanatic
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Jun 26, 2005
7466 posts
243 upvotes
I'm having the same issue right now on my phone.

I click on a forum topic and it jumps to another advertising website!

Anyone else ?

Happened again 2x

Here's the site

ad site link


ad site link 2
Jr. Member
Sep 30, 2015
114 posts
99 upvotes
East York, ON
I was also redirected to that winsamsung link. Thought my phone had some sort of virus.

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