Wednesday, June 22, 2005

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Do Google Ads Help Fund Spyware? (eWeek)

Updated: A security researcher says Google's search-based ads play a part in browser toolbars that violate the company's stand against spyware and questionable download practices.

“Google's sponsored-link ads may have helped turn the world's best-known search engine into a financial powerhouse, but they also are coming under attack for contributing to spyware practices that undermine trust on the Web.”
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