[Q] Browser hijack by mobogenie

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By nekuy, Senior Member on 1st February 2014, 11:23 PM
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I have an annoying mobogenie.apk download problem for a few days. It's start on xda forum page. Now it can happens 5-6 times for a day even if I'm off-line. I am so annoyed by this stupid app. I can say that it's not just a website, but a lot of websites. Download the file automatically without permissions. I use my stock browser on galaxy s with latest CM11. Some times it downloads when I open play store application.
Safe mod doesn't works to prevent this problem. AVG search not found any mallisious situation.
Have can I solve this annoying problem?
Thanks in advance.
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Last edited by nekuy; 1st February 2014 at 11:28 PM.
2nd February 2014, 03:44 AM |#2  
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Adblock plus for android fixes it. Just make sure that you have set it up correctly. Instructions are on the site

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2nd February 2014, 07:23 PM |#3  
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Chrome at least asks whether you want to download the file or not...

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3rd February 2014, 09:50 AM |#4  
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I have formatted the /system folder and installed new nightly, instead of installing a new application. This temporarily solves my problem.
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