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Blocked by Google

Several folks have told me recently that Google is identifying my site as evil. I assure you it isn’t, however I know why google has flagged it. A couple of weeks ago my site was hacked and a hidden iframe was introduced. I cleaned it up, changed my password, upgraded wordpress and even changed the theme. All should now be well.

I have contacted google and we’ll see how long it takes to no longer be flagged as ‘Evil’.

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  1. Elias Torres | April 15, 2008 at 1:32 pm | Permalink

    How come you (the owner) did not get the ‘this site is evil’ in your Firefox? Is it because you don’t visit your own blog? :)

  2. Rob Yates | April 15, 2008 at 1:36 pm | Permalink

    @Elias: Am not using firefox 3, which seems to be the browser that flags the site.

    P.S. All is now well, google no longer considers me ‘Evil’

  3. foobar | May 7, 2008 at 7:39 pm | Permalink

    Still hacked I think

    You need to update WP, stop using 2.3.3, 2.5.1 is out.

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