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What is Malvertising and Why is it 2015’s Biggest Security Threat?

Feb 22nd 2015 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog PC Protection News | 0 Comment

What is Malvertising and Why is it 2015’s Biggest Security Threat?

“Malvertising” might seem like one of those stupid buzzwords coined by some PC security researcher with nothing better to do (actually, that’s probably exactly where the term came from). But malvertising is also one of 2015’s biggest security threats – and more users are falling victim than ever before. What is malvertising and why is it so dangerous to computer users like you and

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Malicious Advertising On the Rise: 5 Easy Ways to Spot Malicious Advertising

May 15th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

Malicious Advertising On the Rise: 5 Easy Ways to Spot Malicious Advertising

You know about malicious software – better known as malware – but what about malicious advertising. Err, malvertising? I don’t think that’s what you call malicious advertising, but it’s a big problem these days. These days, it’s tough to spot the difference between a legitimate product/service and a scam. Scammers are as smart as they’ve ever been and it’s pretty easy to crea

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