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New Bing Site Safety Page Tells You Why Sites Aren't Safe to Visit

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Bing has rolled out a new site safety page, a place where searchers can better understand why Bing is indicating that a site may be dangerous to visit, because of malicious JavaScript, drive-by attacks, malware network references, or something else. Bing has rolled out a new site safety page, a place where searchers can better understand why Bing is indicating that a site may be dangerous to visit. 0 Comments

Yahoo Confirms Its Ads Spread Malware to Users

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Hundreds of thousands of Yahoo users in European countries may have been infected with malware injected into advertising hosted on Yahoo websites. The ads were served in iframes by Yahoo's advertising service, and were hosted on external sites. Hundreds of thousands of Yahoo users in European countries may have been infected with malware injected into advertising hosted on Yahoo websites. The ads were served in iframes by Yahoo's advertising service, and were hosted on external sites. 0 Comments

Most Wanted Celebs Expose Searchers to Malware

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The next time you just gotta gawk at your favorite celeb, take caution; McAfee exposed the top celebrity searches that put users at the highest risk of malware attacks. Topping the list is Lily Collins, Avril Lavigne, and Sandra Bullock. The next time you just gotta gawk at your favorite celeb, take caution; McAfee exposed the top celebrity searches that put users at the highest risk of malware attacks. Topping the list is Lily Collins, Avril Lavigne, and Sandra Bullock. 0 Comments

Google Adds Help Series for Hacked Websites

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Through a series of videos, Google describes how and why sites are hacked, how to assess what has been changed on your website, and how to fix it. Google also provides tips for preventing your website from being hacked and checking for malware. Through a series of videos, Google describes how and why sites are hacked, how to assess what has been changed on your website, and how to fix it. Google also provides tips for preventing your website from being hacked and checking for malware. 0 Comments

False Google Malware Warning Blocks Access to Tech News Websites

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Google blocked access to some popular websites yesterday after falsely detecting malware in ads from the isocket ad network, angering its founder and CEO. All issues appear to have been resolved, and it seems it was all a false alarm. Google blocked access to some popular websites yesterday after falsely detecting malware in ads from the isocket ad network, angering its founder and CEO. All issues appear to have been resolved, and it seems it was all a false alarm. 0 Comments

Google Acquires VirusTotal Security Tool

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Google has bought web-based security tool developer VirusTotal. Google will continue to maintain the VirusTotal online malware scanning tool and the VirusTotal team will operate as an independent entity. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Google has bought web-based security tool developer VirusTotal. Google will continue to maintain the VirusTotal online malware scanning tool and the VirusTotal team will operate as an independent entity. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. 0 Comments

Google Bouncer Security Tool Fights Android Malware

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Google said that since security system Bouncer has been operating, malware levels on the Android Market have gone down. The company noted that over the second half of 2011, malicious downloads had decreased by 40 percent. Google said that since security system Bouncer has been operating, malware levels on the Android Market have gone down. The company noted that over the second half of 2011, malicious downloads had decreased by 40 percent. 0 Comments

Google's goo.gl URL Shortener Used for 'Drive-by' Malware Attacks

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A new malware attack is luring victims by using web-based exploits to perform a 'drive-by' malware download under the guise of an electronic money transfer. Attackers make use of Google's goo.gl link-shortening service to hide the attack site. A new malware attack is luring victims by using web-based exploits to perform a 'drive-by' malware download under the guise of an electronic money transfer. Attackers make use of Google's goo.gl link-shortening service to hide the attack site. 0 Comments

Yandex Teams With Seznam on Video Search Results, Now Reports Malware

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Yandex announced a partnership with Seznam. Yandex developed a video search service that will be provided on the Czech search engine. Also, Yandex is now alerting website owners of the threat of malware if discovered via Yandex.Webmaster. Yandex announced a partnership with Seznam. Yandex developed a video search service that will be provided on the Czech search engine. Also, Yandex is now alerting website owners of the threat of malware if discovered via Yandex.Webmaster. 0 Comments

Google Unveils Site Health Feature in Webmaster Tools

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The central idea of the new tool is to give webmasters a basic overview of site profile's standing with Google in one quick glimpse. The feature lacks several key components right now, but it’s a usability perk for anyone managing multiple sites. The central idea of the new tool is to give webmasters a basic overview of site profile's standing with Google in one quick glimpse. The feature lacks several key components right now, but it’s a usability perk for anyone managing multiple sites. 0 Comments

Safeguarding Your PC When Link Building

Here's what you can do to protect your computer while checking out your competitors' backlinks and avoid losing valuable productivity time if your machine gets infected with malware. Here's what you can do to protect your computer while checking out your competitors' backlinks and avoid losing valuable productivity time if your machine gets infected with malware. 0 Comments