March 24th, 2007
Sandi Hardmeier, author of ‘Spyware Sucks‘, has caught AOL not properly auditing their ads and running Banner Pop and Active-X ads. Click for article. What’s interesting is that she caught MSN running Errorsafe just a month ago, which she detailed here.
I’ve spent a lot of time tracking down this scam and I think it’s time to share that knowledge. Shortly I will post all my knowledge of this scam — what to look out for and how I think as an industry we can stop it. Stay tuned.
- Ironic? Errorsafe advertising for getsafeonline.org
- Errorsafe — what is it, how do we stop it?
- Errorsafe on CareerBuilder.com
- Comments have been busted … oops
- Some more errorsafe