Ad Fraud 101: How Cybercriminals Profit from Clicks

Ad Fraud 101: How Cybercriminals Profit from Clicks

Fraud is and always will be a cornerstone of the cybercrime community. The associated economic gains provide substantial motivation for today’s malicious actors, which is reflected in the rampant use of identity ...
U.S. Charges Two Iranians for SamSam Ransomware Attacks

U.S. Charges Two Iranians for SamSam Ransomware Attacks

The U.S. Department of Justice has charged two Iranian men for creating and distributing a ransomware program called SamSam that caused massive disruptions in hospitals, municipalities and public institutions over the past ...
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Exosrv.com, an ad server for adult sites, tops Malwarebytes detections

Exosrv.com, an ad server for adult sites, tops Malwarebytes detections

Learn why Malwarebytes is blocking exosrv.com, an ad server for adult sites. Hint: it's not because it's porn. Categories: Malwarebytes news Tags: ad fraudad networksadult sitesmalicious redirectsmalvertising (Read more...) The post Exosrv.com, ...
Malicious ad/click networks: common or forgotten threat?

Malicious ad/click networks: common or forgotten threat?

IntroductionMalicious ad/click networks and ad fraud are not entirely a new phenomenon, but it is important to realize the kind of threat it may pose. Is it a common, or forgotten threat? ...