Dangerous Malware Sites Posing as Free Sites Pirating Books and Artwork!!

If you purchase books or art online, please read this article.

Tamara Kulish

Buyer beware!!

It’s come to my attention that there are websites offering pirated artwork and books… The only thing is, when you click on the “Download” button, you get malware instead of the freebie you may have thought you snagged!! ****DO NOT PRESS THE DOWNLOAD BUTTON on those sites!!!!***

***Please only make your purchases of artwork and books through reputable sites!!!*** Both Amazon and Fine Art America have “https” at the beginning of their web address, the “s” standing for secure. This means they have powerful firewalls to protect their customers sensitive payment information. I chose to list with larger, reputable sites after I had done my research, so that my readers and collectors would be protected!

How did I find out about these pirating/malware sites?

Firstly through an author forum I’m a member of on LinkedIn. There were a few very angry authors voicing their displeasure that it APPEARED…

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One comment

  1. Thanks so much for stopping by and reblogging Jennifer! I really appreciate your helping to get the word out!

    Hopefully we can help spare some people from unknowingly downloading malware or worse ransomware!

    Peace, Tamara

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