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All the malware that's fit to print

All the malware that's fit to print

Posted Sep 17, 2009 10:15 UTC (Thu) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
Parent article: All the malware that's fit to print

that can lead to bouncing around to multiple sites, grabbing code from each—even legitimate ad serving networks often have their own partners to whom the redirect requests
And then they wonder why people disable showing ads everywhere they possibly can. The extra latency this introduces, even on high-bandwidth links, can fairly often lead to pages taking half a minute to start rendering, especially if the text is meant to be flowed around the ad.

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