According to the report, Google has removed more than 3,000 YouTube channels, which were part of a large spam network related to China.
Google has taken a big step ahead of the presidential election in the US and removed YouTube channels related to China. According to the report, Google has removed more than 3,000 YouTube channels, which were part of a large spam network related to China. It is being told that Google has removed all these fake channels from July to September. On these channels, campaigns to influence the presidential election in America were being conducted.
Google released the statement
Google said in a recent statement that out of all the videos identified, most of them have less than ten views and even more than the actual users have seen them with spam accounts. , Which is not currently active. Shane Huntley from Google Threat Analysis Group TAG said that posts have been done regularly by these networks, but there has been an excess of spam content. We haven’t seen their reach on YouTube effectively.
Remove more than 240 apps from Play Store
Google has also removed hundreds of malicious apps from its Play Store. Recently Google has banned more than 240 mobile apps from the Play Store. All banned apps are Android apps. Also, Google has warned its users that if they are using these apps, then immediately remove these apps from their mobiles. Google says that all these apps can be a threat to the security of users
Most apps belong to the same group
According to the report, the banned apps are accused of violating the rules. It is being told that these apps used to show various types of unnecessary advertisements to the users. Such fraud apps were creating problems for the advertising industry. Google’s security team White Ops blamed these apps for violating the rules. Most of the banned apps belong to RAINBOWMIX group. According to the report, these apps used to reach around 14 million people every day with the help of poker software and used to send about 15 million advertisements to about 15 million people every day.