It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
Google Transparency Report now tracks malware and phishing sites Google Transparency Report now tracks malware and phishing sites
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Google Transparency Report now tracks malware and phishing sites
Thread Tools
Old 26th June 2013, 10:27   #1
[M] Reviewer
Stefan Mileschin's Avatar
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Romania
Posts: 117,598
Stefan Mileschin Freshly Registered
Default Google Transparency Report now tracks malware and phishing sites

Google's Transparency Report has long warned us about the dangers of government overreach, but that's not the only threat online -- there's plenty of malware to go around. Accordingly, Google is expanding its report to show the volumes of virus-infected and phishing sites found through the company's Safe Browsing technology. The data includes both attacking and victim pages, and it shows how well web hosts cope with successful infections. Combined, the new information doesn't paint a pretty picture. Google spotted a total of 67,909 compromised sites just in mid-June, and it still takes over a month for most affected webmasters to scrub their servers clean. The Safe Browsing data isn't very reassuring, then, but it is a friendly reminder to be careful on the web. ign=Engadget
Stefan Mileschin is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Google+ now offers suggested content as you browse mobile news sites Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 14th May 2013 06:52
Google Transparency Report shows censorship spike Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 26th April 2013 08:00
Bing way worse than Google at detecting malicious sites Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 16th April 2013 06:28
Google My Tracks update brings Drive integration and a lock screen widget Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 15th March 2013 07:21
Google Street View reveals Bulgarian imagery, expands Russian and UK sites Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 8th March 2013 07:50
Google Looks To Cut Funds To Illegal Sites Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 20th February 2013 08:00
Google Defines the Pirate Bay as a 'Malware Distributor' Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 21st January 2013 08:56
Google To Rank Pirate Sites Lower Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 13th August 2012 07:31
Google delivers My Tracks 2.0 for Android Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 16th July 2012 07:17
Google, Yahoo spiders can now crawl through Flash sites jmke WebNews 0 1st July 2008 18:53

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 00:36.

Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO