Daily Archives: February 4, 2015


524 Million Scam Ads Got Removed by Google Last Year

It wasn’t Google AdWords’ security software that was out of date. The ads they promoted didn’t contain malware and had every pretense of being legitimate. It would take some digging to find out that the advertisers were running scams. Google AdWords would serve up an ad that had been vetted for a lack of viruses. […]

Fake Vacation Home Scam Ads - Photo by Martin Robson