Publishers’ plug-in addiction can come back to haunt them

by Ricardo Bilton
Publishers today have inked a Faustian pact with the third-party vendors that plug into their sites. While working with vendors gives publishers access to perks like analytics and free commenting systems, it also leaves them exposed to a host of security vulnerabilities. Reuters found this out the hard way this week when hackers from the Syrian Electronic Army used its Taboola ...Read the full article