|Typical old-style SEO spam page |
|New style of SEO spam pages on the hacked site brooklyngoesveg.com|
These pages are much harder to recognize as computer-generated spam. At first glance, they look like legitimate pages. Fortunately, spammers still use the same type of URLs. The screenshot above was taken from hxxp://www.brooklyngoesveg.com/xmlrpc.php/?showc=williams+syndrome, where the search term "Williams syndrome" is part of the query string.
Another common layout for spam pages mimics MTV's website:
|Spam page looks like MTV's site|
Spammers and attackers are constantly innovating to stay under the radar. This is another step to hide their malicious intent from the search engines.