8/7/2006

Google warns on ‘unsafe’ websites

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 11:47 am

Google warns on ‘unsafe’ websites Google warning page, Google The warnings will pop up before people visit a site Google has started warning users if they are about to visit a webpage that could harm their computer.

The warning will pop up if users click on a link to a page known to host spyware or other malicious programs.

The initiative comes out of a larger project cataloguing programs that plague people with unwanted ads, spy on web habits or steal personal data.

The warnings will be seen by anyone using the search engine who clicks on a link to a site identified as harmful by the Stop Badware coalition.

Source: BBC

 

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