Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday October 07, 2015

Google: An Update On How We Tackle Hacked Spam

Google announced today that it is aggressively targeting hacked spam in its search results in order to protect you from malicious content on hacked websites.

Recently we have started rolling out a series of algorithmic changes that aim to tackle hacked spam in our search results. A huge amount of legitimate sites are hacked by spammers and used to engage in abusive behavior, such as malware download, promotion of traffic to low quality sites, porn, and marketing of counterfeit goods or illegal pharmaceutical drugs, etc.