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    So I accidentally clicked a Chomp Ad while exiting the app. I immediately went back. Could it have downloaded an Android virus?

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    Default Re: Accidentally clicked a Chomp Ad

    Quote Originally Posted by LlamaGS View Post
    So I accidentally clicked a Chomp Ad which exiting the app. I immediately went back. Could it have downloaded an Android virus?

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    I highly doubt it. You can download an antivirus from the play store to scan your phone if you don't feel comfortable.

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    AVG:

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    I highly doubt it. You can download an antivirus from the play store to scan your phone if you don't feel comfortable.
    I have Malwarebytes installed on my phone. It came up clean. I think I'm fine then.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LlamaGS View Post
    I have Malwarebytes installed on my phone. It came up clean. I think I'm fine then.

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    Malwarebytes is for Anti-Malware though.
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    Default Re: Accidentally clicked a Chomp Ad

    AVG also came clean.

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    Chomp..As in the SMS app Chomp? because i use it instead of my stock messenger so I dont think it has any viruses. Also clicking an Ad shouldnt download a virus unless it says "downloading file" so you're worrying too much. Just an Ad, you're safe.
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    Quote Originally Posted by LlamaGS View Post
    AVG also came clean.

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    You're good then.
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