Adware, or advertising-supported software, is software that generates revenue for its developer by automatically generating online advertisements in the user interface of the software or on a screen presented to the user during the installation process.
A botnet is a number of Internet-connected devices, each of which is running one or more bots.
Brian Krebs (born 1972 in Alabama) is an American journalist and investigative reporter.
The Information Interchange Model (IIM) is a file structure and set of metadata attributes that can be applied to text, images and other media types.
Oklahoma (Uukuhuúwa, Gahnawiyoˀgeh) is a state in the South Central region of the United States.
A personal computer (PC) is a multi-purpose computer whose size, capabilities, and price make it feasible for individual use.
Roland is a town in Sequoyah County, Oklahoma, United States.
A security hacker is someone who seeks to breach defenses and exploit weaknesses in a computer system or network.
Slashdot (sometimes abbreviated as /.) is a social news website that originally billed itself as "News for Nerds.
Spyware is software that aims to gather information about a person or organization sometimes without their knowledge, that may send such information to another entity without the consumer's consent, that asserts control over a device without the consumer's knowledge, or it may send such information to another entity with the consumer's consent, through cookies.
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.