Combatting the Rising Trend of Targeted Ransomware
Since the onset of the new year, GeoEdge’s security team has witnessed a growing number of new and sophisticated forms of obfuscated malvertising attacks. GeoEdge has uncovered the ‘Impostor’ ransomware scam impersonating local police authorities and capitalizing on fear to defraud users. This report deconstructs the malicious Impostor campaign and provides insight into protecting your site against ransomware and tightening control over the creative that hits your site.
Covered in this Report:
The state of ransomware in digital advertising
The anatomy of a ransomware campaign
Defending your site against ransomware
What our clients say
The protection of our users is a crucial issue for us and intercepting malicious creativity is complex task. With the adoption of GeoEdge, we protect our audience at the best possible level.
As a result of deploying GeoEdge’s real-time solution, Evolve Media saw a reduction in instances of malicious activity on its sites by 80%-90%.
I would happily recommend GeoEdge. The team is highly responsive – a level of service we don’t get from most of our partners.
We keep hearing of publishers who are attacked by auto-redirects, but CompassTV remains safe with no user complaints. I can focus on my work without worrying about malware attacks.