Google AdSense Tries to Auto Install Software

Users viewing AdSense ads in Internet Explorer 6 or 7 over the last few days were prompted to install third-party software, according to forum posts on WebmasterWorld. The applications included QuickTime, Acrobat, Flash and Windows Media Player.

The problem was first brought to Google's attention on August 11 and was addressed August 15. According to a forum post by AdSenseAdvisor, the problem has now been fixed. Google Watch : Google AdSense Tries to Auto-Install Software

Linked by shanmuga Saturday, 19th August 2006 7:58AM