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  1. bandicoot Black Belt

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    I seriously can't navigate Sherdog for more than 10 minutes at a time on my cell phone without being redirected to a pop-up ad that will install viruses if accidentally clicked the wrong way.

    Mods, admins, whatever, you guys need to do something about it. Been on this site for 5 years and am heavily considering leaving if this doesn't stop. I think my fellow sherbros also deserve better website security.
     
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  2. wonderbread STIFF MEMBER

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    Are you using the app and not the browser on the phone? If not.. use the app!
     
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  3. MarkyMcFly Red Belt

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    I use the app, and get the same thing. About 5-10 minutes in it goes haywire with pop ups

    Can navigate the website, via browser, just fine. The app makes it impossible
     
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  4. Underdog bjj jp Blue Belt

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    Same here , this is the only site I use that does this
     
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  5. bandicoot Black Belt

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    The app actually does the same thing. The very same pop up viruses, even.
     
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  6. LiL CeeZ royal order of heehaws

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    There's stuff you can use to get rid of the Aids
     
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  7. bettergenes FTW

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    Remember, people: the main virus is always sitting right in front of the screen.
     
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  8. ralphus1 bzzt gleep bop

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    Ditto per my Android, this is the only site where pop-ups happen.
     
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  9. Underdog bjj jp Blue Belt

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    Seriously I though my phone only did this.. this is a major problem
     
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  10. YodaBonZelda I WANT MY WHITE BELT BACK!!

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    My friend.. Let's talk about this and get rich together.
     
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  11. TestosterOWN t̉̐̂̒́̏ ͋͂̉̈́̽̚͝͝&#

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    Jail broken iPhone. No ads for me ;)
     
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  12. Kristian82 Yellow Card

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    On phone only. PC is fine.
     
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  13. LiL CeeZ royal order of heehaws

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  14. Vegesus44 Brown Belt

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    I browse with Firefox. Never get any pop-ups.
     
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    I have to use a special ad block browser on my phone for this site only.
     
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    Use firefox thst msy help but yes i get tye same issue
     
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  18. One MMA Fan IBeLurkin once again owns my kit

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    And whats up with the constant TRIVIA going on in the right side.. enough with it, remove it.
     
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  19. ClckwrkOra Blue Belt

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    You've got a virus on your phone, guy. Probably have it on other devices as well.

    Perhaps you should install antivirus software pronto.

    Do you want hackers monitoring everything you do online?
     
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  20. wonderbread STIFF MEMBER

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    Weird.. I use the app all the time. Never a popup issue. You must be using a android phone. Virii I assume.. factory reset the phone or get a iPhone.
     
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