Spoiler Alert! The Malware is advertising. Kate MacKenzie:
Allow me to be one of the first to tell you that online advertising is made up mostly of– and there’s no gentle way to say this– Malware.
The step-by-step is a wonderful comparison of online advertising and trackers vs. the definition of Malware.
Let’s call it what it is. Most online advertising– the kind that tracks users behind the scenes, takes untold amounts of data and uses it to help advertisers and not readers– is nothing short of the definition of Malware.
My site, McSolo, is one of those that made the change to a no-tracker ad policy.