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Fake Adobe Flash Update Sites Pushing CPU Miners

If you have ever been infected or have helped someone infected with adware, then you most likely have seen your browser being redirected to sites pretending to be Flash Player updates. Instead of a legitimate update, these sites normally push adware bundles that install further unwanted programs on an unsuspecting user. Today, I learned about a new fake Flash Player update site, but was surprised to find that it was installing a CPU miner instead onto visitors.

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