We have all seen money-sucking ads, such as, “make $26,345 in 24 hours” and “amazing secret software” and so on. Then we get taken to a site that urges us to hurry because the offer will close any minute because only 19 products are left of the secret method for sending piles of easy cash to our bank account.
Do we still need to worry in the year 2018 about getting infected by malware through a picture we download? You might recall that a few years ago we heard news about thousands of Google Images being infected with poisonous malware.
The problem was not new, but back then the incidents of malicious image search results were increasing.