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Why My site is suspicious?

https://www.siteadvisor.com/sites/muaythaischolar.com

Mcafee is showing my site as suspicious but I dont have any idea why. Please help me to fix it.

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Re: Why My site is suspicious?

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Re: Why My site is suspicious?

Hi,

your website linkes to a site which is know as a "Spam URLs" categorized site.

1) Test with McAfee Webgateway

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When opening your website you are redirected to this site. The site is classified as "Spam URLs".

2) Analyzing this with another tool other vendors are also detecting your site as "Malicious site"

- in my test a file named "tracker.exe" was downloaded.

3) Sandboxing detected the following malicious behavior.

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4) Your website redirects to many other websites just when opening it.

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Hmmm, any questions??

Hope this helps.

Cheers

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Re: Why My site is suspicious?

Very elegant. I wish we had those tools.

Quttera turns up a WordPress plugin (/wp-content/plugins/arqam/assets/style.css) as a suspicious file, but that's about it.

The file is a CSS file but contains about 20K of Base64 code. Maybe malicious, maybe not.

http://quttera.com/detailed_report/muaythaischolar.com

And Sucuri notes several cached javascript files (such as the one below) but does not flag them as suspect

hxxp://www.muaythaischolar.com/wp-content/cache/minify/000000/LchhCoAgDEDhC2UjPJHatJVzNhXq9hX048HHs7CfA_We7A_DlNR1nJnKtEB0Ab3IYapLaKoKS0c1mdLWvVzvQabBQCXksWKDqFI6tNC-Hg.js

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Re: Why My site is suspicious?

Thanks for your response Hayton. Could it be that the social profiles on the Arqam plugin have fake followers on them? Also, the report shows that I have 100 external links, but I'm pretty sure I don't have that many?

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Hi, thanks for helping. This is my site, the thread was started by a freelancer that was working for me. I realised that I had some ads on my site which didn't have a "nofollow" tag inserted into the code, so I have either removed the ad or added those tags, but the problem still remains. I can't figure out what the problem is, any suggestions? Thanks again.

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                   While your profile indicates that you may be utilizing Site Advisor Enterprise, have you tried following Colleague Hayton,s  advice? For he is most knowledgeable in all aspects of Site Advisor.

                    Just thought I would add that....

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Re: Why My site is suspicious?

Thanks. I just noticed Hayton mentioned a plugin Arqam, which is my social profiles. Could it mean that there are fake followers on one of them??

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Re: Why My site is suspicious?

I'll look into it.  There were some suspect external connections which need to be investigated. A re-check may now give a different result from the one we had before.

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Re: Why My site is suspicious?

Thank you very much !

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