Date Added: Mar 2012
The paper aims at examining malicious spyware that are causing a significant threat to desktop security and are playing with the integrity of the system. The misuse of websites to serve exploit code to compromise hosts on the Internet has increased drastically in the recent years. Many approaches to tackle the problem of spam have been proposed. Spamming is any deliberate action solely in order to boost a web page's position in search engine results, incommensurate with page's real value. Web Spam is the Web pages that are the result of spamming. Web spam is the deliberate manipulation of search engine indexes. It is one of the search engine optimization methods.