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ALERT: Malvertizing at electronicsnews.com.au

April 27th 2009 in Uncategorized

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Edited to fix subjectline

It is a malvertizement featuring HP (visually identical to the HP malvertizement described in my earlier article):
http://msmvps.com/blogs/spywaresucks/archive/2009/02/28/1674634.aspx

The malvertizement itself is at this URL:
m1.au.2mdn.net/1949664/hp_300x250.swf

Adopstools test results here:
http://www.adopstools.com/index.asp?section=quicklink&id=ZdWLlE0YcK7rkK5C

Yes, it is the same advert that we found on guardian.co.uk
http://msmvps.com/blogs/spywaresucks/archive/2009/04/27/1691363.aspx

The malvertizement has been reported to the appropriate parties.


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There are two of them, both featuring HP (the ads have been documented on this blog in the past). Both advertisements are being served via 2mdn.net and have been reported to the appropriate parties.   m1.emea.2mdn.net/989589/hp_728x90.swf   m1.au.2mdn.net/1949664/hp_300x250.swf  

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