Google dork

What is Google dork?

Google dorks is the process of finding vulnerable devices and applications by leverage search operators in the Google search engine.

The term Google dork refers to someone who is stupid and reveals or leaks sensitive data. Typically this is information like personal details, device and application information. This information is then easily obtainable via Google, by searching for specific words. Such a word, or set of words, could be located on a status page of a device or application.

See also: Google hacking