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ALERT: malvertizement at boston.com?

May 19th 2008 in Uncategorized

I received this alert via email:


My girlfriend was surfing boston.com last night and she landed on some nasty code that redirected her to that classic alert bos in the lower left hand corner of the screen. This time is was for XPShield which is widely known as rogue. Anyway I had known that you covered a boston.com incident before and wanted to let you know its still going on.


We’re investigating.  If anybody sees anything untoward, please let me know.


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