Fake Malware Pop-up Example

I don’t believe I’ve ever done a video blog, but I wanted to show you what it looks like when we look at a fake malware pop-up.  While I was prepping a lecture for a class I’m teaching by looking at something on Encyclopedia Britannica, I experienced a fake malware popup.

Here’s what I saw:

“Serifed.Stream” malicious pop-up

The best way to explain this is to show it to you.  To do so, I’ve saved a little video of the what we saw.

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