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Forbes Blocks Ad Blockers; Serves Malvertising

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Forbes Blocks Ad Blockers; Serves Malvertising

Unread postby capnkrunch » January 20th, 2016, 9:53 am

On arrival, like a growing number of websites, Forbes asked readers to turn off ad blockers in order to view the article. After doing so, visitors were immediately served with pop-under malware, primed to infect their computers, and likely silently steal passwords, personal data and banking information. Or, as is popular worldwide with these malware "exploit kits," lock up their hard drives in exchange for Bitcoin ransom.

Source: Engadget
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Re: Forbes Blocks Ad Blockers; Serves Malvertising

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