How Blackhat SEO Manipulates Searches Using Google Trends

Posted on13 CommentsCategoriesGeneral Discussion, Spyware & Parasites

Ever wondered how exactly blackhat SEO works? My brother has forwarded me a link to an excellent video shot by Sophos, which shows how they are taking advantage of the hottest/trending topics (on Google and Bing). The eventual goal is to infect your computer with malware (and ultimately, get your money, one way or another). Read More …

Attack Sites, Malware and Safe Browsing Diagnostic

Posted on4 CommentsCategoriesAffiliate Program Management, Spyware & Parasites

Just had a new publisher apply into one of the affiliate programs we manage on the Google Affiliate Network. The affiliate’s website opened just fine in my Internet Explorer, but Mozilla Firefox gave me a warning a part of which you are seeing above. Are you checking affiliate websites for malware prior to making your Read More …