Device Farm

Mobile Ad Fraud Types 

Device Farm (DF)

Mobile Device Farm Definition

Device farms are type of mobile ad fraud which uses real or simulated mobile devices to click on ads and convert them into installs. Then those devices are reset and the process is repeated. They may provide as many clicks or installs as desired; however, using a numerous devices to provide high volume of clicks and installs leaves a distinctive pattern.

Prevent from Device Farm

Get comfortable with examining your data (app data, MMP data, business intelligence data). Get to know unfamiliar metrics, such as IP Address, Google Store Referrer Times, CTIT and App Version.

Understanding your data is the key to identify the fraud method. For instance, Intelligent Device Farms require the study of the distribution of events over time, like event funnel, time to reach an event, and time between events.

Posts about Mobile Fraud

Read more about the latest news posts about mobile ad fraud and be informed

Rewarded Video Ads Best Practices

Reading Time: 3 minutes Rewarded video ads are an essential type of ad for both marketers and advertisers, and app users. Therefore, the problem […]

Fraud Risks in SKAdNetwork

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ad fraud problems are widespread today. We detect ad frauds such as click spamming, install farm, click fraud as Interceptd. […]

Valentine’s Day Mobile Marketing Tips

Reading Time: 2 minutes Valentine’s Day is one of the most significant holidays after Black Friday and Christmas. According to Statista, Valentine’s Day sales […]

Fight against mobile ad fraud.

Schedule a free consultancy now and learn what Interceptd can do for you.
Get started