Pinterst Survives Attack From Spammers

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  1. zoomsixx

    zoomsixx Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    It appears that someone used a kind of spam-exploit injected javascript code to replace many Pinterest photos with ads for Best Buy. Interesting. I wish I could have seen a sample of this.

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    http://socialhype.com/social-media/pinterst-survives-attack-from-spammers/
     
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    Best Buy? That's really creative. You think they would at least come up with a better monetizing scheme.
     
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    I agree. Maybe it was some type of test run for something bigger.