Jump to content

Welcome to MSFN Forum
Register now to gain access to all of our features. Once registered and logged in, you will be able to create topics, post replies to existing threads, give reputation to your fellow members, get your own private messenger, post status updates, manage your profile and so much more. This message will be removed once you have signed in.
Login to Account Create an Account


Java malware from Java.com

- - - - -

  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic



    K-Mart-ian Legend

  • Super Moderator
  • 10,091 posts
  • Joined 28-April 06
  • OS:Windows 7 x86
  • Country: Country Flag


Using java.com as an example of course. This article highlights how malware is being delivered via advertisements which, in itself, is not a new or newsworthy concept. It is a different variant of "malvertisements" and should still be pointed out.

I found the story via:

MSFN RULES | GimageX HTA for PE 3-5 | lol probloms

How to remove advertisement from MSFN




  • Patrons
  • 4,575 posts
  • Joined 14-September 05
  • OS:none specified
  • Country: Country Flag

I, too, just shared it. Thx for Heads Up. Got bit (nearly) by FB once (halted by RT-Virus block) & I went into disconnect/scrub mode. Seems they get "certified" as Advertisers and nobody checks them out, AFAICR.

Someday the tyrants will be unthroned... Jason "Jay" Chasteen; RIP, bro!

Posted Image

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users