*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Rainbow and Unicorn authored by Gabor. Read the original post at: https://blog.gaborszathmari.me/2016/10/13/how-to-protect-yourself-from-malvertising/
Hackers are notoriously clever at committing crimes. Of all the criminal archetypes, they seem to be the most creative; so creative that we were forced to invent yet another word to describe their latest scams. Malvertising — a new shorthand for malicious advertising — is something very different from the traditional methods hackers have historically used.