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Combatting Drive-By Downloads

White Paper Published By: Cyphort
Published:  Jun 28, 2016
Type:  White Paper
Length:  7 pages

Thanks to its convenience, online shopping has become a major trend over the last few years and lets face it, itís here to stay. With the rise of online shopping, marketing experts capitalized on this new avenue to advertise their products. Now your friends nudge you on Facebook to buy a product they love and Google suggests a friendly place across the street where you can get your car fixed. Itís become hard to browse even a few pages without running into an ad and because of this increases, malware experts also saw a new avenue of attack - Malvertising.

Drive-by download is a method that attackers use to automatically download a malware to the endpoint without a conscious user action such as clicking on a button or link.

Download this whitepaper to learn more about drive-by downloads and how to protect yourself and your organization.

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downloads, best practices, network management, solutions, technology, advertising