Most Dangerous Web Search Terms Include Screensavers

McAfee Identifies the Most Dangerous Web Search Terms

"...As defined by McAfee, the riskiest set of keyword variations was ‘screensavers’ with a maximum risk of 59.1 percent. Nearly six out of the top 10 search results for ‘screensavers’ contain malware. One of the single riskiest search terms in the world is ‘lyrics’, with a maximum risk factor of one in two. Surprisingly, searches using the word ‘Viagra’, a popular keyword that is also common in spam e-mail messages, yielded the fewest risky sites. Searches with the safest risk profile included health-related terms and searches about the current economic crisis..."
Read more here.


No comments: