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Wednesday, August 25, 2010

A Classy Blackhat Seo Campaign. Or maybe not.

Tell your friends:
What is one of the most searched words on the Internet? You guessed it—sex. I search for new malware samples every day and of course I use this word quite often to make new phrases and keywords that might lead to new malware. But if we type a single word "sex" into Google, what do we get? Here's how the the first page of Google's search results looks like:

As you can see, Wikipedia is in the first position. This isn't surprise. But what do we have in the second position? FreeSexVideos2k(dot)com? This domain is only four months old. There are about 659 sites linking to FreeSexVideos2k(dot)com, source: Alexa. But I think there are even more. Google page rank value is zero. It ranks better than which is online since 1997 and its page rank value is seven. This looks like a blackhat seo campaign. statistics:

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Spam comments:

Millions of people search for this word each month. FreeSexVideos2k(dot)com is full of ads, so I guess this site is going to make a lot of money. I don't know, maybe this is the way it should be, Google knows better, but anyway this is odd. Good luck and be safe online!