Major web sites like Yahoo.com and Boston.com are infecting thousands, if not hundred thousands of computers with trojans, back doors, and other viruses, through some of their ad service providers. When will the people in charge of these web sites wake up and start screening the ads that they are serving?
For the 2nd time in less than a week, I just spent 8 hours cleaning up my PC after a virus infection and doing some forensic analysis about where it came from. What I found gave me a bad headache.
Last night, in between compiling and testing, I read an article on Yahoo News about Obama’s science advisor and his strategies for fighting climate change. I am not giving you a link here. Then my virus scanner popped up an alert: Continue reading