Detection of malicious code:

In the reply to the users' questions, we show a lot of links to web pages. Unfortunately, any web page can contain not only the answer to the question, but also malicious code that steals personal data or infects your computer with viruses.

To protect the Yandex users, we regularly check the indexed sites for malicious code. Once we discover malicious code, we mark such site pages in search results:

To find malicious code Yandex uses its own antivirus and the product of our partner, the Sophos ® company.