iYogi Alerts provide information to prevent browser fraud. Most browser fraud occurs when spyware is inadvertently installed and enables the hacker to control a browser from a remote location. This causes the browser to display an endless stream of obscene or otherwise illegal pop-up windows. This type of fraud is usually committed by explicit websites and offshore pharmacy owners, who hope that the victim is interested enough in their wares to click on one of the windows. This could then in turn lead to a phishing site which does provides illegal goods, and just collects the victim’s personal data for further fraudulent use. Read more>>