Kayak (kayak.com) is a metasearch engine owned by Booking Holdings.

As of March 2023, the site kayak.com has 1.2 million monthly views according to Similar Web. The Wayback Machine estimates that kayak.com was founded on December 19, 1996. The Internet Archive has saved the domain kayak.com 34,115 times between December 19, 1996 and April 19, 2023.

Is kayak.com Safe?

I analyzed kayak.com for malware and malicious content to check if it was legit or a scam. Here are the results:

I checked kayak.com on Sucuri, and it returned with no major issues. Results: Sucuri scan for the site kayak.com.

Kayak.com Sucuri results

Sucuri says kayak.com is a low security risk; however, there was a 400 Bad Request site issue detected on the URL http://kayak.com/.git/HEAD.

I then ran a parasite scan with Unmask Parasites on kayak.com, and it is clean. Results: Unmask Parasites scan for the site kayak.com.

I also checked kayak.com on VirusTotal, and it is clean. Results: VirusTotal scan for the site kayak.com.

Kayak.com VirusTotal results

Further, kayak.com passed all blocklist engines on URLVoid. Results: URLVoid scan for kayak.com.

In conclusion, the site kayak.com doesn’t have malware and is a low security risk according to Sucuri; however, it did return a 400 Bad Request site issue during the Sucuri scan. Unmask Parasites says the site kayak.com is clean of parasites. VirusTotal and Sucuri say the domain kayak.com isn’t blacklisted or flagged as malicious by any security vendor. OVERALL GRADE: Safe.

Links and Profiles

Website: kayak.com


1. SimilarWeb – kayak.com

2. Wayback Machine – kayak.com