Special report: Ad fraud warfare in Asia

A detailed, Asia-specific look at the scope of the problem and potential solutions.

Oct 19, 2021

Japan continues to witness high ad fraud while emerging markets make headway: IAS report

Grappling with high CPMs, Japan and Singapore report some of the highest fraud rates for IAS, while local brands pull rates down in Indonesia.

Jul 14, 2021

Brand suitability violations in APAC drop by 25% in one year: Report

A DoubleVerify report also finds an increase in mobile app advertising quality in APAC, with reduction in fraud and increase in video viewability. But region lags in display.

Jun 29, 2021

The Swiss cheese model: Taking a bite out of ad fraud

Ad fraud doesn't just siphon away marketing spend. Bots can now convincingly mimic user behaviour, skewing your view of your marketing performance. The chief strategy officer at Aqilliz explains a hole-y approach to fighting back.

May 5, 2021

ANA's 'Rip van Winkle' moment

The US-based Association of National Advertisers awoke from a decade-long coma and decided to find out how its members have been getting screwed out of billions of dollars by the programmatic ad ecosystem. Too little, too late, according to The Ad Contrarian.

Feb 2, 2021

DoubleVerify uncovers another record-breaking CTV fraud scheme

The operation is the eighth SSAI-based scam that DoubleVerify has identified in just two years, and it was triple the size of the last one.

Dec 7, 2020

Ad fraud: The other pandemic

THE AD CONTRARIAN: Despite predictions that we're turning the corner on ad fraud, the problem keeps getting worse, to the point where even experts who have studied fraud across industries for decades are stunned by the scale of waste.