Facebook Applications Spreading Adware

Facebook Applications Spreading AdwareFacebook Applications Spreading Adware

  A new scheme allows cyber-criminals to monetize on unwary users by leading them into installing adware applications. Rather than using hidden vulnerabilities in the social networking platform, this novel approach relies on social engineering in order to trick users into interacting with the attacker.

Microsoft + Yahoo Reach Deal On Search.

Who got a better deal? I think its 50/50 because Yahoo does not get cash and Microsoft does not take over. Today they struck a deal for a 10-year Internet-search partnership, ending a protracted dance and uniting the rivals against Google Inc. Under the deal, Yahoo will make Microsoft’s Bing search engine the search provider… Continue Reading …