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Amazon Scam Site

Postby Derwood » Fri Oct 05, 2018 11:32 am

The last two days, I’ve been frequently rerouted to one of those Amazon Scam prize sites. This happens on mobile only (Safari on iOS)
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Re: Amazon Scam Site

Postby cl smooth » Fri Oct 05, 2018 12:52 pm

same thing for me over the past 2 weeks.
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Re: Amazon Scam Site

Postby Tim » Fri Oct 05, 2018 12:56 pm

Weird. If the site as a whole were compromised, it would be happening on all platforms. So I'd guess it's a function of the ads being served. However, the only ads I'm running are from Google Adsense. I'll report it to them.
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Re: Amazon Scam Site

Postby Transmogrified Tiger » Fri Oct 05, 2018 3:31 pm

I haven't seen this here, but I have seen the same thing on and off at Fangraphs recently, really annoying because they put so many redirects that sometimes it's really difficult to even use the back button. Seems most logical that it's a rogue ad or two.
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Re: Amazon Scam Site

Postby Sammys Boombox » Fri Oct 05, 2018 3:40 pm

I’m pretty sure it’s a Mobile Safari issue that keeps getting worse across many websites. Fangraphs was also the first place I started seeing it frequently.
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Re: Amazon Scam Site

Postby Derwood » Fri Oct 05, 2018 3:46 pm

It's usually a rogue ad that finds its way into Google Ads that a quick report takes care of
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Re: Amazon Scam Site

Postby weis21 » Fri Oct 05, 2018 4:44 pm

i'm kind of glad the cubs lost tbh because it's much more fun to read threads about amazon scam site than the cubs
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Re: Amazon Scam Site

Postby treebird » Fri Oct 05, 2018 5:35 pm

weis21 wrote:i'm kind of glad the cubs lost tbh because it's much more fun to read threads about amazon scam site than the cubs


don’t sell it short, it’s also more fun to reload nsbb over and over until you get the scam site and then go there and give it your amazon password and social security number and bank account information than it is to think about the 2018 cubs
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Re: Amazon Scam Site

Postby 17 Seconds » Sat Oct 06, 2018 9:31 pm

so the constitution i bought isn't real?
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