• Why NSFW porn clips are popping up on regular sites today - CNET

    9 days ago - By CNET

    Sites like The Washington Post, New York Magazine and Complex that used to host VidMe clips now have porn splayed on their pages.
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  • Old Vidme embeds turn into a hub of porn after domain purchase

    Old Vidme embeds turn into a hub of porn after domain purchase

    9 days ago - By The Verge

    Illustration by Alex Castro / The Verge
    Here's argument against using third-party embeds on your respectable website: Porn company 5 Star HD Porn bought the expired domain for video hosting site Vidme, which went out of business in 2017. This means that any websites with Vidme embeds now have porn on them. According to Motherboard , which reported the story first, the list of websites with unexpected porn embeds includes New York Magazine, the Washington Post , HuffPost , and others. And yes, we discovered one such embed on The Verge and have since disabled it.
    Old Vidme embeds now...
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