You are here

Alibaba lawsuit throws spotlight on 'brushers' gaming rankings

They allegedly link merchants with people who falsify purchases and write positive comments
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 05:50

BT_20161221_SYBRUSH21_2654953.jpg
The art of brushing comes down to tricking a website such as Alibaba's Taobao into thinking a purchase has been made and disguising the movement of money that makes it happen.

Hong Kong

A LAWSUIT filed by Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is shining a light on the fake reviews and purchases on its websites.

China's biggest e-commerce operator sued Shatui.com, which allegedly links merchants with people willing to falsify purchases and write positive comments

sentifi.com

Market voices on:

Nespresso
Pair your daily business read with the perfect cup of espresso.

Subscribe to The Business Times today to receive your very own Nespresso Inissia coffee machine worth $188.

Find out more at btsub.sg/btdeal

Powered by GET.comGetCom