The IP 18.104.22.168 was blocked by Malwarebytes as part of a range of malicious IPs from 22.214.171.124 to 126.96.36.199 because they are involved in several phishing campaigns. We have also seen them used as an occasional C&C server for botnets.
Malwarebytes blocks the IP 188.8.131.52 because of phishing.
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.