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Offline Chukwuma

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Why is Avast Blocking Websites with Adsterra ads?
« on: November 25, 2023, 10:09:43 PM »
I added adsterra ads codes on my website and when i tried visiting my website, Avast One keeps blocking it.
What is the problem

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https://zippyfiles.co/wkVdv1vF4YwA3Ty/file

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Re: Why is Avast Blocking Websites with Adsterra ads?
« Reply #1 on: November 25, 2023, 10:41:58 PM »
Many are unwilling to visit unknown 3rd party site and unknown content.

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Re: Why is Avast Blocking Websites with Adsterra ads?
« Reply #2 on: November 30, 2023, 04:25:16 PM »
Adsterra, a Scottish advertiser, is not completely above board according to some, read here:
https://www.blackhatworld.com/seo/suspicious-with-adsterra.1416161/
Dr.Web qualifies adsterra as a not recommended site.
and
Adsterra Geo-Targeting, some suspect it as operatng with black hat tricks.

1 flags: https://www.virustotal.com/gui/url/194bd16b9683a1ad7bc820344c9c2476df23dfce46ad7f8e7c8c4a35e916262c?nocache=1
bodyscan: https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/d016346435bf5287d081eeec51cd3eacc8ec66a35f6a950d9f6c042753f554ed?nocache=1

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« Last Edit: December 04, 2023, 03:05:51 PM by polonus »
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