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  • Posted by Sentrant 07 Feb
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Sentrant Uncovers Digital Media Fraud Through Comprised Apps and App SDKs Affecting Major Exchange

The official press release document is accessible from here. Feb 8, 2016, Fredericton New Brunswick Sentrant Security uncovers ongoing mobile in-app advertising fraud scheme estimated at over $250,000 per day. The scheme involves over 20 shell companies, 247 apps, affecting over 500,000 installs on consumer’s Android devices. In addition to compromised apps, the fraudsters have
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  • Posted by Ehsan Mokhtari 11 Dec
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Invalid Traffic and Fraud Detection techniques explained

The Media Ratings Council has released their Invalid Traffic Detection and Filtration Guidelines and has put a 180-day deadline on planning and implementation for digital media metric providers. With so many different schemes to get invalid traffic into the supply chain, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that there are many different ways to get
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  • Posted by Sergei Frankoff 25 Mar
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Ad-Fraud Malware Hijacks Router DNS – Injects Ads Via Google Analytics

Malware that hijacks router DNS settings is not new. However, exploits developed in recent years that enable hijacking through the use of Javascript alone are making this a widespread problem. Sentrant has uncovered a new ad-fraud scheme where fraudsters are using hijacked router DNS settings to intercept Google Analytics tags and replace them with pornography
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