September 16, 2015

Malvertising affected websites with millions of monthly visits for three weeks

For about three weeks beginning around Aug. 16, a large number of high-traffic websites – some with tens of millions of visits per month – were observed distributing malware as part of a stealthy malvertising campaign.

Researchers with Malwarebytes worked with affected advertising networks to end the campaign, but some of the websites impacted during the run included,,,,, and several popular pornographic websites, a Monday post said.

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