Malware Ads Delivered by Browsers

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Subject: Malware Ads Delivered by Browsers
Posted by:  mwebb
Date: Wed, 7 Apr 2010

I just read a scary article by a security firm in Europe that malware is
being delivered by browsers hooking into site like Yahoo and Fox. For the
malware to be installed all that is needed is to connect to the page with the
ad.

Is there anything to this? If so what is the defense?

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