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:

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 “” 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.

  • 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 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.