Repl.it: deceptive site ahead?
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I tried going to the site where one of my sites was hosted in the Firefox, Chrome and Safari browsers. ( https://netos.ebp11.repl.co ) When it did, I got this message:
When I went to edit the site, the editor URL was described by Chrome as dangerous.
The editor isn't blocked. The
<iframe> where the Run button completes its task shows Dangerous in a new tab as well. However, when I was writing this post, the page showed secure.
Any ideas? Is there a new security hole in Repl.it? Or is Google incorrectly diagnosing the website? Does the code ( https://replit.com/@ebp11/NetOS#index.html ) hiddenly link to any scripts that are malicious? Do I have a virus or trojan horse or worm or something on my chromebook? If so, how do I scan it?
Replit hosts projects for anyone. So, logically, there is always a chance that someone hosts some malware on replit (I host a small userscript that is an example of a keystroke logger, but it hashes the contents before being stored, and you can choose not to download it, nor do I excessively encourage anyone so it isn't technically malware).
Also, your site mimics "installation" of an os, which is a bit suspicious to chrome considering that your website isn't well-known.
It works fine for me, but just remember that the chrome malware warning message will probably pop up for some websites that have similar "features" to your website.