Brands, Publishers Losing $1.1B To Redirected Links, Click Fraud 01/05/2018 An ad-verification company has uncovered multiple hacker networks involved in auto-redirect attacks with payloads of mobile click fraud, tech support scams, and malicious installations. This makes mobile redirects particularly effective for click fraud and for phishing and mining personal data. The hacker networks identified by GeoEdge redirected users to nearly a dozen apps in the App Store and Google Play Store, including the Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes game made by Electronic Arts.. Source: https://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/312472/brands-losing-11b-to-redirected-links-click-fra.html Share It! Share on Facebook Share Share on TwitterTweet Share on LinkedIn Share Send email Mail No related summaries.