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Offline jerry22031

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New Source of Spam
« on: November 08, 2023, 05:17:39 PM »
I've discovered a new source of spam - Avast itself!!!  Almost every day I open my internet - not Avast page - and find an Avast ad blocking most of the page. Sometimes it's for a new product but usually for a product I tried and decided not to purchase. I realize your function is not an anti-spam software but this is is crazy = your own privacy protector intruding on you every day. Pleeeaaaase stop this! Thank you      J. Roventini

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Re: New Source of Spam
« Reply #1 on: November 08, 2023, 10:27:44 PM »
Can you be a little more specific, a screenshot of the offending notice/pop-up, etc.

What Avast Product and version number are you using ?

- Attaching Images to your post - When you Click the Reply button it opens a text window for you to post your comment (reply or post).
Click the Preview button, that shows what you have input and expands it to include 'Attachments and other options'. Click that it further expands, here you can attach images, etc. at the bottom of your post.
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Windows 10 Home 64bit/ Acer Aspire F15/ Intel Core i5 7200U 2.5GHz, 8GB DDR4 memory, 256GB SSD, 1TB HDD/ avast! free 24.4.6112 (build 24.4.9067.762) UI 1.0.803/ Firefox, uBlock Origin, uMatrix/ MailWasher Pro/ Avast! Mobile Security