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Shamus775
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Why can’t I access porn

Been trying to access porn in my mobile whilst connected to my WiFi, keeps on saying there’s a security issue 

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Possibly what you're trying to access has malware, trojans, viruses and ransomware hidden in it🙄  https://www.pcworld.com/article/2034864/just-how-much-malware-is-on-free-porn-sites-.html

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What site(s) is it- some should be fine (provided you have parental controls off) but some may have issues as Buffer points out

 


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Hiya @Shamus775 and welcome to the community, sorry to hear your leisure time has been disruption.

Do you have Web Safe turned on by any chance?

You can check this by logging into My Virgin Media here: https://virg.in/myVM and heading to 'My Apps' > 'Web Safe'. You'll then see switched for 'Virus Safe' and 'Child Safe'.

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It's best to ensure that you have virus / trojan protection enabled before visiting porn sites. However, there is still a risk for malware. Just be aware of clicked links and anything attempting to download. Also run a good AV package regularly.

David Smith, Blueyonder pioneer (2001), OS X Mojave, WIndows 10, Linux Lite 3.8 and iOS. Home network distribution via 802.11ac wireless and HomePlug Av2
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Hi I live with my parents if I access porn on my phone would they be able to see it if they log into there account? The safety is off but I'm worried they could see it?? 

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Hi Rebecca, so what sites do you use?....I only use the basic ones like XNXX.com or Redtube ......what sort of stuff do you watch?.......thanks shaun 

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There are only hub network logs available and do not provide information at webpage level.

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