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June 3, 2010

huff and puff and spew adware on your system: mediacoder admits malware opencandy

Filed under: AdNoyances — Sagacious Himself @ 8:30 am

mediacoder continues to be malware for its inclusion of opencandy malware of the adware flavor

mediacover developer admits adware claims in his malware ffmpeg frontend in point five in near engrish blathering

blog.mediacoderhq.com/mediacoder-serious-statements/

..

less dishonest developers need offer two downloads:  one free and one adware

INFORMED consent required to be not-nefarious

 

..  point #6 id refuted by point #5

mediacoder IS adware :  it shows ADS during installation wrapper running in admin context — that’s extra bad

 

refresh memory of some mediacoder evil activities:

http://fileforum.betanews.com/review.php/1140801347/1/view?sortby=date

it spawns a XUL window to fetch additional transcoding settings via it’s “platform” while showing ads in a frame

 

 

let meGUI be friends?

 

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