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Yahoo, AOL, and Others Hit By Massive Malvertising Attack

Oct 28th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Computer Help | 0 Comment

Yahoo, AOL, and Others Hit By Massive Malvertising Attack

Malvertisements are malicious advertisements displayed by websites. Those advertisements include pop-up ads that refuse to close and advertisements that promise you one thing but deliver another. This past week, it was revealed that Yahoo, AOL, and others have all been hit by a massive malvertising attack. That attack affected at least 22 popular websites, including: -Yahoo Finance and Ya

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Yahoo doesn’t have a cure for SQL injection problem

Jul 15th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Fix PC Free News | 0 Comment

Yahoo doesn’t have a cure for SQL injection problem

Yahoo’s recent password leak might not have been a one-time event. PC security experts say that Yahoo does not have an effective mechanism in place to prevent another SQL injection attack, meaning it’s only a matter of time before hackers try to take a shot at Yahoo’s notoriously weak database protection again. The attack that occurred last week exposed close to half a million user accoun

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