Security experts announced this week that Amazon, YouTube and Yahoo domains were found being used by cybercriminals to spread various types of malware on both Mac and Windows operating systems through malicious ads. The network was found to include 700 malicious domains and effected thousands.
Malvertising — or malicious advertising — is getting a bit more attention as of late. In essence, it’s just another method by which criminals attempt to infect user PCs with some form of malware — albeit a very scary form as it can reach so many users so easily. The important point is that criminals will continue to exploit new