Google Blocking Websites With Fake Download Buttons
Google announced this week that it will now block websites that use deceptive content or ads. The blocking will be facilitated through Google’s Safe Search feature.
TMZ Malvertising Attack
Celebrity news website TMZ is the latest victim of a malicious advertising campaign, also known as “malvertising.” Malvertising uses malware in online advertisements to infect computers.
Security researchers have discovered that a page contained within eBay’s sales platform could expose users to phishing attacks and data theft.
Security researchers announced this week that websites running on the WordPress platform are vulnerable to Cryptowall ransomware infections. These infections are not easily detected by security products.