These days, the increasing reliance on computers and the Internet comes with both advantages and drawbacks. Computers open up the possibility of privileged information being accessed by outside — and potentially malicious — sources. Fortunately, there's a way to mitigate this risk.
According to a new cybersecurity industry report, YouTube videos are the newest targets for malicious advertising. The current rash of malvertising attacks use an aggressive exploit known as Sweet Orange and have redirected more than 113,000 users in only a month according to researchers.