The IP 18.104.22.168 is blocked by Malwarebytes as the most common IP in the range 22.214.171.124 – 126.96.36.199. These IPs are used by a family of adware that uses DNS hijacks to serve advertisements.
The IP 188.8.131.52 was blocked because it is associated with spyware detected by Malwarebytes as Spyware.Pony.
Malwarebytes blocks the IP 184.108.40.206 because it is associated with spyware.
Should users wish to visit a blocked IP address and exclude it from being blocked, they can add it to the exclusions list. Here’s how to do it.
The Exclusions tab includes a list of items to be excluded from scans. The items may include files, folders, websites, or applications that connect to the Internet, as well as previously detected exploits. To access the exclusions in Malwarebytes:
Select the exclusion type Exclude a Website and use the Next button to enter the IP address that you wish to visit.