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Microsoft Files Suits Against 'Malvertisers'

eldavojohn (898314) writes | more than 4 years ago

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eldavojohn writes "Reuters is bringing us news of five civil lawsuits filed by Microsoft against "Soft Solutions," "Direct Ad," "qiweroqw.com," "ITmeter Inc" and "ote2008.info" that alleges they 'used malvertisements to distribute malicious software or present deceptive websites that peddled scareware to unsuspecting Internet users.' Microsoft's Tim Cranton outlined the suits and provide all filings for download which outline how the defendants allegedly operated their 'malvertisement' businesses."
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NSN A392-99-964-5927 (1559367) | more than 4 years ago | (#29472909)

Dreadful news :P
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