What is Malvertising?
The use of online advertisements to help spread dangerous malware is known as “malvertising,” a word derived from “malicious advertising.”
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Decoding TAG malware scanning guidelines for tactical use
The advertising industry’s crackdown on malvertising has begun. TAG’s recently-released malware scanning guidelines clearly state that every player in the digital advertising ecosystem has a role in deterring, detecting and removing malware. 649 more words
- Spotify “freemium” users were hit with malware this week; they report the malvertising problem has been fixed.
- The incident highlights how incredibly easy it is to get infected. 374 more words
Brave, the browser launched in April with the idea of paying Bitcoin to users who agree to view “clean” ads or paying sites in exchange for having their ads blocked, was scheduled to make its first payments to sites on Saturday. 765 more words