Fraud Alert: Millions of Video Views Faked in Sophisticated New Bot Scam

TubeMogul outs dozens of suspect sites

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A pernicious and sophisticated new form of online click fraud has been uncovered and it’s aimed at digital video advertisers, according to ad software firm TubeMogul. The ad tech agency has published a hitlist here of websites that are contaminated with bot traffic, generating phony views on video ads for major advertisers like Nissan and Samsung.

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