Re: [Gimp-user] Adware/malware in Gimp Windows distribution?

On Thu, 2013-10-10 at 09:30 +0200, Michael Schumacher wrote:

We found that some people get confused by the ads on the Sourceforge
site and click on them instead of wainting for the real downloads. It
has become a common practice by malwertizers to emulate those big
green download arrows to lure in visitors. This is why ad blockers are
no longer an optional add-on, but mandatory.

Are these Google ads? If so, report them to Google Adsense. If not,
report them to Sourceforge. Let's help fix the problem...


Liam Quin - XML Activity Lead, W3C,
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