Watch out. Researchers at Imperva uncovered a new ad injection campaign based on an ad blocker named AllBlock. The phony ad blocker extension was available, at the time of writing, for Chrome and Opera browsers.
From malicious ads and fake games to survey scams and phishing attacks-gamers are a huge target for scammers. Fortunately, some organizations are trying to do something about it with a new initiative to help young gamers stay safe while playing online.
The Illinois high schooler hacked into his school’s network, not to change his grades or erase his absences, but to help reveal weaknesses in the school’s network, all while having a little fun at the same time.