Meet the Search Engine Security Developer

Why was Search Engine Security created?

I have written extensively about Blackhat spam SEO and fake antivirus pages at There is no great solution to fight spam SEO. This add-on use a simple trick to keep users from being redirected to a malicious page: the Referer header is changed to hide the fact that the user comes from search engine. very simple, but very effective. This trick is explained at

About the Developer

Developer Information
Name Julien Sobrier
Location California, USA
Occupation Senior Security Researcher
User since September 30, 2008
Number of add-ons developed 3 add-ons
Average rating of developer's add-ons Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Who is Julien Sobrier?

Senior Security Researcher at Zscaler, California