Fake online pharmacies may not be as hot news as government-backed advance malware; however, they could be seen as a persistent threat.
Tech support scammers launch the infamous fake Blue Screen Of Death via a Google AdWords malvertising campaign.
Scammers latch onto the recent Alton Towers roller coaster crash with a fake video / survey sign-up combination.
The lure of salacious videos is often used to trick people into downloading malware. But, in case you didn’t download the file, you could still get infected, this time silently.
Fake private videos get you to click and download shady programs.
We’re seeing numerous Youtube videos advertising programs and functionality related to Windows XP, which is interesting given it just rode off into the sunset. A relevant angle to start off with: security programs, because a little extra security on an XP box certainly won’t hurt these days: The above links lead to PUP executables (Potentially…
Tech support scammers spam YouTube with robot-like warnings for antivirus/antimalware users.