Zango fined $3m for illegal adware installations

Monday, 6 November 2006, 1:54 PM EST

Zango has settled charges with the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over the company's "unfair and deceptive" methods of distributing its adware.

The adware maker will have to stop serving advertisements on systems that installed the software before 1 January 2006.

At vnunet.

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