NEWS FROM THE LAB - Monday, July 23, 2007

Bulletproof Hosting Posted by Mikko @ 13:33 GMT

So Google has these sponsored links in their search results…

Which is all nice and simple when you search for something like "flowers" or "clip art".

But try searching for "bulletproof hosting", and you'll get a bunch of Google sponsored links for companies that sell hosting for spammers:

Bulletproof Hosting

No, this can't be true… there must be some misunderstanding. Google wouldn't license their sponsored links for such businesses.

Let's follow the first link to see where these go.

Bulletproof Hosting

Well, duh.