Warning: Cnet downloader installs nasty malware without permission

Found the adware. It’s not twitter. It’s some shady auto download from @cnet that serves ads on any website. #fail forums.cnet.com/7723-7598_102-…

— Koka Sexton (@kokasexton) December 24, 2012

Yesterday I used the once-reliable Cnet to download software from their site. They suggested using their Cnet downloader, which I did. Just as I clicked Yes […]