Yevgenia Lazareva, project manager of the All-Russian Popular Front (ONF) “For the Rights of the Defender”, called advertising with dangerous links in search engines harmful not only for users, but also for the Russian economy. A translation of a word RIA News.
As the expert noted, ONF receives complaints about phishing in advertising search engines daily, while very different links are stored outside the Russian Internet. This is hidden user protection, investigation of data theft, as well as the return of losses as a result. “The spread of harmful links in advertising services is enormous not only to the population, but also to the economy as a whole,” she said.
Lazareva added that the jurisdiction in which the service is located should not pay attention to the concern for the user and his safety.
According to her, Russian experts have Google’s system, but “cannot notice the prohibitive amount of fish distributed by its advertising service,” as well as the “catastrophic fall” from the Russians.
Earlier, citizens warned that the Russian segment of Google has ads containing a huge number of malicious links, some of which are associated with fake banking sites and infected web addresses. In turn, the press service of the search engine noted that the company’s policy prohibits ads and targeted resources that mislead users.