The VideoC monstrosity and CodecCash

Weíve written about VideoC before (a fake video add-on like Vcodec) Itís a scam that makes you believe you need to download a special plug-in to Windows Media Player in order to watch a video.

Then it infects you with a barrelfull of spyware.

But, like all spyware and adware, itís fueled by commercial interests: A company called CodecCash is offering website publishers the opportunity to make money on videos, by offering this fake codec. Sunbelt BLOG: The VideoC monstrosity and CodecCash

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 13th January 2006 6:10AM