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Pay-Per-Install Analysis – Part Three

InstallConverter This is where things get interesting. This company distributes one executable, TDL3. TDL3 is a very advanced piece of stealth malware, with rootkit capabilities. Here you can see Symantec are well aware of this. Backdoor.Tidserv This is how much they per for 1000 installs per country. USA - $170 Canada - $120 Un...
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Pay-Per-Install Analysis – Part One

What is Pay-Per-Install(PPI)? Pay-Per-Install is a system where people get paid for installation of software, 9 times out of 10 without the knowledge of the end-user.  The amount the affiliate gets paid depends which country the victim is in, countries like USA normally get the highest rates, while other less-known countries ...
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