advertisements on a samsung galaxy s3

  Chicks 09:56 13 Oct 2014

Suddenly, when I swipe my phone to use it the screen goes blank for a period of time then I am presented with an advertisement. I have been using the phone for about 6 months without this annoyance. I have tried downloading an App to circumvent this but it still happens. Is there anything that I can do?

  mole1944 11:01 14 Oct 2014

I don't know if this helps but i have an S3 i downloaded avast and run it to check for viruses.

  mole1944 11:03 14 Oct 2014

Just checked and there is a mobile version of malwarebytes.

  matt2000 12:46 14 Oct 2014

On any Android MBAM and one of the free Norton apps removes adware. ESSET also removes it. Might be worth installing adblock plus

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