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Over 5,000 mobile apps found performing in-app ad fraud

2015/07/27

Help Net Security - (International) Security researchers from Forensiq discovered at least 5,000 mobile applications being used for mobile hijacking ad fraud worldwide that were observed affecting 12 million unique devices over a 10-day period.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=18667

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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