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Google plans to kill all your ads if you don’t kill the abusive ones first. Here’s how you do it.

OK, kill might be a touch dramatic. However, if you are a publisher displaying ads on your site, or an ad platform serving ads up, the impact is no joke. The arrival of Google Chrome 71 in December marks a…

Ad formats & how they can be corrupted: #2 Banners

What is a banner? A banner ad, also known as a display banner, is an online advertising format that is typically a designed visual or an image accompanied by text or a call to action. When an end user clicks…

AdSecure expands mobile carrier coverage to Australia

AdSecure is excited to announce that, in addition to standard and residential IPs, we now also provide mobile carrier coverage for Australia 🇦🇺. As of today, the following providers are available for our clients who want to check their mobile…

AdSecure is exhibiting at Dmexco 2018

Dublin, 27 August 2018. AdSecure, the all in one anti-malvertising solution and ad verification tool used by ad networks and publishers, today announced that it is exhibiting at Dmexco, one of the world’s leading digital marketing events. The AdSecure team…

One step further towards a better encrypted internet: HTTPS vs HTTP

With its latest release of version 68, the Chrome browser is now labelling as “Not Secure” all HTTP (unencrypted) websites. As stated on their security blog Google explains that: “For the past several years, we’ve moved toward a more secure…

AdSecure adds the detection of the auto-redirect to it’s arsenal

25 July 2018. AdSecure, the ad verification tool used by ad networks, ad operations teams and publishers, today announced that it has added the detection of the auto-redirect to it’s arsenal. The auto-redirect is considered to be an annoying format…

Ad formats & how they can be corrupted: #1 Popunders

In this three part series we look at popular ad formats that can be corrupted with Malware. In part one we look at Popunders.   What is a Popunder? A Popunder is a large format full screen online advertisement. It…

The Importance Of a Secure Ad Platform

Online advertising is a booming industry with over 204 billion dollars spent on advertising worldwide in 2017. Countless websites use advertisements to pump up their earning power and recommend useful products and services to their visitors. But many website owners…

Malvertising and Ransomware

Six questions about ransomware and malvertising with AdSecure’s Product Manager Mathieu Derval.   What role does phishing play in ransomware attacks? Phishing is probably one of the most popular social engineering types of attack.  The objective is to trick someone…