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Why Information Integrity Attacks Pose New Security Challenges
To fight information integrity attacks like the ones recently perpetrated by bots on the FCC's website, we need to change our stance and look for the adversaries hiding ...
9 of History's Notable Botnets
Ads.txt: A White Ops Perspective
What’s the Difference Between Basic and Advanced Bots?
How Pseudonymous Reputation and the Dark Web Have Made Cybercrime Easier Than Ever
Actions for Publishers Post-3ve
The 3ve operators clearly understood the value marketers place on premium publisher content and audiences. The resulting impact for ...
Actions for Advertisers Post-3ve
The billions of advertising dollars surging into digital marketing each year have attracted sophisticated cybercriminals, including the ...
How to Request 3ve IPs – Indicators of Compromise
3ve evaded detection by falsely representing millions of IP addresses of unsuspecting real people. As a result, any attempt to ...
An Inside Look at 3ve
Over the course of last year, we investigated one of the most complex and sophisticated ad fraud operations we have seen to date. We named ...
Tamer Hassan and Per Bjorke
The Long Game
The dismantling of 3ve was a big win for everyone in the digital advertising ecosystem. This is the first time consequences of this ...
How We Win
By making the most profitable cybercrimes costlier, riskier, and less profitable, we can have an exponential effect on the whole ecosystem, ...
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