Hacker threat to web ad revenue

Friday, 16 June 2006, 1:09 AM EST

Hackers are making money by upping their attacks on online pay-per-click advertising services like those run by Google and Yahoo.

The rise of the cyber-thieves has been blamed on an increase in the use of bots that infect people's computers and make it look like hundreds of users are clicking on adverts when they are not.

At vnunet.

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