Google has confirmed that an algorithm update targeted to fight spam is rolling out to search results worldwide and in all languages. According to Google, the October 2022 spam update will take quite some time to completely roll out. (Quite obvious because it took 11 months of preparation for Google to launch it. To ensure the quality of its search engine results, Google routinely releases spam updates. However, the exact details of these updates are rarely publicized, except when it targets specific types of spam, such as the link spam update of August 2021.