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FTC Outs Luring Malware / Spyware Deceivers

By exclamation55
Nov 11, 2005
  1. The FTC's complaint alleges that the defendants' software code, once installed, tracked consumers' Internet activities and changed consumers' preferred home-page settings. The agency further alleges that the software code inserted new toolbars onto consumers' browsers and also inserted a large side frame or "window" into consumers' browsers to display ads.

    http://www.cio-today.com/news/FTC-Shuts-Down-Major-Spyware-Ring/story.xhtml?story_id=023000SJK4EZ

    http://www.pcworld.com/news/article/0,aid,123493,00.asp
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