CrunchBase was hacked. Gwyneth Paltrow's account was defaced

​26 top companies and celebrities were defaced with sexist texts

13 April 2017 Read More
12-letter ad fraud. Joincom

Today we will show you the simple European Video ad fraud scheme with 1 level of traffic laundering.

Ad Fraud Europe Traffic 12-letter
12 April 2017 Read More
12-letter ad fraud. Scooby Whoop

How anyone with low tech skill, can earn with digital ads, knowing the secret of an every successful publisher.

Google Ad Fraud Traffic 12-letter
11 April 2017 Read More
12-letter ad fraud. Sports manias

The sports news aggregator from US top-100 has millions of visits but zero humans audience.

Ad Fraud Advertisers Traffic 12-letter
08 April 2017 Read More
12-letter ad fraud. Travel Wednesday

The blog has made hundreds millions of video ads views that were never seen by any human eye.

Ad Fraud Advertisers Traffic 12-letter
08 April 2017 Read More
12-letter domains. The ad fraud scheme

New ad fraud scheme has stolen $100M for 8 months. We found the creator.

Ad Fraud Advertisers Traffic 12-letter
05 April 2017 Read More
Why transparency is the death for programmatic?

Why ad fraud on a fake news is the most profitable business for programmatic ad tech companies.

Google Ad Fraud AdSense
29 March 2017 Read More
Profitable info dump

How to earn million dollars with pro-Trump fake news site.

Google Ad Fraud Traffic Facebook
23 February 2017 Read More
Fake oil or snake news?

​Classic fraud techniques in the digital era.

Google Ad Fraud AdSense Facebook
16 February 2017 Read More
Chapter 41. Conservative Papua fighters

The Macedonian fake news site reached the national Top 100, according to Alexa rankings.

Trump Ad Fraud Traffic
21 December 2016 Read More
Chapter 40. The fake news, the real links.

Breitbart.com quoted Macedonian fake news sites before Buzzfeed had found it.

Trump AdSense
06 December 2016 Read More
Chapter 39. The fake media. Part one. Short version

Journalist Investigations of major outlets are the most significant factor to detect fake news sites for Google.

Trump Ad Fraud AdSense Traffic
05 December 2016 Read More
Chapter 39. The fake media. Part one. Full version

​Fake news, real problem

Race2016 Ad Fraud Botnet AdSense
04 December 2016 Read More
Chapter 38. What is really Twitter business? Part three

We began to monitor the Vidmar’s botnet and here is the first result of fake engagement for the client’s promoted tweet. AdminLabs.

Twitter Ad Fraud Botnet
17 November 2016 Read More
Chapter 38. What is really Twitter business? Part two

Jim Vidmar was mentioned in WSJ as the official fake seller, now his botnet enlarges @twitterbusiness retweets count.

Twitter Botnet
06 November 2016 Read More
Chapter 38. What is really Twitter business? Part one

Analysis of audience engagement on the example of promoted tweet of Twitter for Business.

Twitter Botnet
29 October 2016 Read More
Chapter 37. Absolute power. Prentiss McCabe

​Power tends to corrupt, and absolute power corrupts absolutely

Twitter Botnet
03 September 2016 Read More
Chapter 26. The fraud patriot.

The site that pretends to be a propaganda resource is actually a platform for washing traffic and advertising fraud.

Google Ad Fraud AdSense Traffic
09 June 2016 Read More
Chapter 20. Wall Street Italia. Part two

Viva l'Italia and $15,000,000!

Ad Fraud AdSense Investors Media
03 May 2016 Read More
Chapter 20. Wall Street Italia. Part one

How media can earn million dollars without any journalist.

Ad Fraud AdSense SEO Media
28 April 2016 Read More
Chapter 18. Brand's friends

Brands are the core reason for existing of social media. Without brand’s money, any media dies.

Brands Advertisers
21 April 2016 Read More
Chapter 17. Troll`s ring and brands

The screenshot-party about reporters, Trump`s trolls, airplanes, pizzas and the London bank.

Race2016 Brands Advertisers
15 April 2016 Read More
Chapter 16. The Feed, the Fraud and the Profit

​The story of how the creators of political botnets make money when there is no election.

Race2016 Twitter Ad Fraud Media
14 April 2016 Read More
Chapter 11. The angels twins. Part two

We found the evidence, that selling fake audience across all major social networks more profitable, than salary and bonuses in investment banking.

Twitter YouTube Instagram Facebook
14 March 2016 Read More
Chapter 13. The Harvard nightmare. Dura lex, bot lex

​Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get. How spontaneous analysis of typical bot follower can cause unexpected results.

Twitter Media Universities
09 March 2016 Read More
Chapter 11. The angels twins. Part one

​The bot powered music radio network holding company with strong advertisers.

Ad Fraud Botnet Brands Traffic
29 February 2016 Read More
Chapter 8. The 1 million stand-up bots

After publishing “Chapter 4. The 5 dollar Fiverr.com experiment”, we got the first confession of the bot buyer, and we did analyzed his 1 million bots.

Twitter Botnet Stats Showbiz
19 February 2016 Read More
Chapter 7. Ben, I need help

The fiverr.com in not the only marketplace for fake followers. Sometimes bots are combined together and start selling themselves. They can even hide behind the human person.

Twitter YouTube Instagram Facebook
18 February 2016 Read More
Chapter 3. The key marketplace

Two social media experts. One anonymous company. The biggest marketplace for social media followers in internet.

Twitter YouTube Instagram Facebook
11 February 2016 Read More
Chapter 2. 13 followers

The facts about social media experts and fairy tail about back following.

Twitter Botnet Showbiz
10 February 2016 Read More
Chapter 1. The true story of Appsventure

Fake employees, real money and two branded cargo vans

Twitter Botnet AppStore
08 February 2016 Read More