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Chameleons, botnets and click fraud

Chameleons, botnets and click fraud

A botnet called "Chameleon" is said to be generating more than $6 million a month through bogus clicks on online adverts.

Find out more about how click fraud works.

Internet Explorer flaw allows attackers to track your mouse movements

Internet Explorer flaw allows attackers to track your mouse movements

An Internet Explorer vulnerability allows hackers to track mouse cursor movement anywhere on the screen, even if a given window is inactive, unfocused or minimised. It can also compromise the security of virtual keyboards and keypads, thereby thwarting their use against keyloggers.