Hundreds Click on ‘Click Here to Get Infected’ Ad

As the friendly neighborhood computer guy, I spend a lot of time fixing computers after people open email attachments they shouldn’t. Apparently there are people out there who have not had a virus and are jealous of the people who have.

Hundreds Click on ‘Click Here to Get Infected’ Ad

That was evidenced by the 409 people who clicked on an ad that offers infection for those with virus-free PCs. The ad, run by a person who identifies himself as security professional Didier Stevens, reads like this:

Drive-By Download
Is your PC virus-free?
Get it infected here!
drive-by-download.info

I don’t ask much, but I do ask people who ask for my help, please don’t make it harder for me to help you.