What are the most widespread cyber threats in France?

by bold-lichterman

fabrice-epelboin“The Microsoft report underlines an interesting characteristic that makes France one of the countries most affected by adware, software that installs itself without the knowledge of the Internet user and bombards him with advertisements. highlight with the country’s very high equipment rate in terms of AdBlock, as well as multiple cases that have seen advertising distribution networks (unwittingly) disseminate malware.

Online advertising has a decidedly bad press, and rather than attacking end users, as record labels, publishers and the advertising world have done before them, these issues should be addressed and taken seriously. seriously. Advertising is already considered a visual nuisance by most French Internet users, it could tomorrow be perceived as a threat in terms of computer security. “