Yahoo Malvertising Attack Points To More Flash Problems

For nearly a week, Yahoo sustained a malvertising attack that seems to point to further security concerns with Adobe’s Flash platform. InformationWeek: Cloud Related Posts:Yahoo tackles large ‘malvertising’ campaign in its ad networkWorld Economic Forum Says Tech Firms Must Do More to Tackle ExtremismFacebook says will make ads more transparentElon Musk Reveals More Details About […] Read more »

Yahoo tackles large ‘malvertising’ campaign in its ad network

Yahoo said Monday it had removed malware from its advertising network, after malicious code there had gone undetected for at least six days. Security researchers at Malwarebytes said they discovered malicious ads planted in Yahoo’s network on Sunday and alerted Yahoo. The malware attack had been underway since last Tuesday, wrote Jerome Segura, a senior […] Read more »