McAfee Web Gateway 7 considers AndroidandMe a site to block

Posted Jul 11, 2013 at 1:00 pm in Threads > News

Request Blocked By URL Filter

The URL is listed under categories which may pose a network security risk. It is recommended that you check with your local I.T. manager to determine if there is a legitimate business need to access this site.

Request URL: http://androidandme.com/

Categories: Malicious Sites, Technical/Business Forums

If you believe that this site has been incorrectly categorized, you can request a recategorization of this website with the vendor.

You can also create a “Trustedsource.org” account to track the status of your requests.

This sucks because I could do this at work just a few days ago!
 

More information available at the McAfee Threat Intelligence website

  • kazahani

    Don’t be fooled: we are a batch of trouble-makers around here.

    McAfee is right.

  • http://www.technogasms.com Sean Riley

    Barracuda intermittently flags us to. Not sure if Clark was ever able to discern what the culprit was. At least with Barracuda it does go away again after a few days usually.

  • McLovin

    I put in a tcket with them. I’ll update when they notify me of the outcome.

    • McLovin

      TicketID Status URL InitCats PostRevCats Which ListListNumClosed
      732442 Reviewed http://androidandme.com Malicious Sites,Technical/Business Forums Technical/Business Forums ts-

  • LukeT32

    Our filter at work blocks the Play Store…..

    Claiming it is freeware downloads, even though you can’t actually download anything to a PC.