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How Secure Is Your Ad Server?

Written on
February 13th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

Yesterday’s news that OpenX shut down OnRamp due to a malware attack only serves to amplify the sound of an alarm that’s constantly ringing in the realm of online media. “This is another great example of the power of the Internet and the effects of poorly secured applications,” said Anthony J. ... more...

UPDATE: Malware Attack Permanently Shuts Down OpenX OnRamp

Written on
February 12th 2013
Author
Mike Daly

Publishers and advertisers who used OpenX’s free, open-source OnRamp service are left scrambling to find alternatives after hackers infected the ad server with malware over the weekend and forced the company to permanently shut it down today. Users were first notified of the issue in a message posted on the OpenX help ... more...

Google’s Open-Source Video Codec Faces Hurdles

Written on
May 20th 2010
Author
Gavin Dunaway

ADOTAS – With 80 sessions and 5,000-plus developers, the Google I/O 2010 conference is well underway in San Francisco. While many are excited about the imminent release of the “Google TV” platform, which will use set-top boxes on TVs to offer Internet access and more interactive features via Android ... more...

OpenX raises $10 Million

Written on
May 26th 2009
Author
Edward Barrera

ADOTAS — The company, a neutral online ad server for website publishers, has secured $10 million Series C funding round that brings the total investment in OpenX to more than $30.8 million. DAG Ventures led the round and existing investors Accel Partners, Index Ventures, Mangrove Capital, First Round Capital and Jonathan Miller, ... more...

OpenX launches OpenX Market

Written on
April 16th 2009
Author
Edward Barrera

ADOTAS — The company, a neutral online ad server for website publishers, has a new online marketplace that is a simple and neutral advertising platform for all classes of buyers and sellers. OpenX also announced OpenX Ad Server 2.8, a new version of the company’s globally adopted technology that provides seamless integration ... more...

The Age Of Association

Written on
September 7th 2007
Author
Unbound Edition

As old media complains, some leaders of the information age are finally starting to realize that another drastic change has occurred, and it’s time to adapt…or prepare for the long, languishing walk into extinction. Today is an open source era. Holding proprietary technology, data, information, etc. is counter-productive. Not allowing others ... more...