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Posted 10 December 2007 - 01:38 PM
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Users visiting some sites may see innocuous-looking banner ads containing code which can trigger pop-up ads and Flash ads that install viruses, Trojans and spyware. Ads are a target for hackers because they offer a stealthy way to distribute malware to a wide range of Internet users. Even if the site is a clean site, there is always the potential of some type of malware making its way there and then onto your system.
i was idling on a site with alot of flash ads. Well ever since then I have had some type of spyware/adware
Dangerous Malware Detected on MySpace, Bebo, Photobucket and More
...One of the advertisements uses a Flash file to create an invisible iFrame, which is linked to an IP address containing obfuscated visual basic script and uses the MDAC exploit to download the malware...
Advertiser Sneaks Malware into Flash Ad
...the Flash ad contains code to open a popup that leads to a very different destination -- it's what I assume is an affiliate link that attempts to download and install ErrorSafe on your computer...
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