Malicious Web Sites: Identification and Filtering

identifying malicious web sites

How Search Engines May Identify Malicious Web Sites Unfortunately, there are web pages that can be harmful to visit. Google researchers discussed the identification of malicious code on web pages earlier this year in The Ghost In The Browser: Analysis of Web-based Malware (pdf). The Google paper’s authors tell us that the focus of delivery … Read more Malicious Web Sites: Identification and Filtering

Reranking Search Results Based Upon Personalization and Diversification

In my last post, I wrote about how Microsoft might use an automated method to identify blogs, and how that method might work. I wondered why they might be interested in doing that, and received some great comments on the post. One reason I that appealed to me is that a search engine would want … Read more Reranking Search Results Based Upon Personalization and Diversification