Bit.ly banned on Google


This happened tonight, shortly after Facebook took the same decision. Even Bit.ly itself is banned, see picture below. This happens only with Chrome, but not w…

Source: www.datasciencecentral.com

Maybe this is more a "business politics" issue or the result of competitive wars, rather than a data science / true security issue. After all, everyone knows that our bit.ly redirects are safe, as we use bit.ly only for internal redirects. Unless of course, if bit.ly has been so badly attacked by hackers, that many of their redirects have been re-redirected. But I know that’s not the case. 

See on Scoop.itData Nerd’s Corner

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