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Deceptive Site Ahead – Google to Warn about Fake Buttons

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Google used to do something similar to this on their search results pages … I wonder why they stopped?

Google announced yesterday an addition to the company’s Safe Browsing technology (Deceptive Site Ahead) that will flag sites with deceptive buttons to users of the company’s Chrome web browser and in other programs that make use of Safe Browsing. Deceptive buttons, either in the form of advertisement displayed on a page or embedded directly on a page by the owner of the site, come in many forms.