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Incident affecting Ranking

October 2023 spam update

Incident began at 2023-10-04 09:51 and ended at 2023-10-19 22:15 (all times are US/Pacific).

Date Time Description
19 Oct 2023 22:15 PDT

The rollout was complete as of October 20, 2023.

4 Oct 2023 09:52 PDT

Released the October 2023 spam update, which applies globally and improves our coverage in many languages, including Turkish, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Hindi, Chinese, and other languages.