Dec 202010
 
 December 20, 2010  Online

Antone Gonsalves reports:

Google is boosting its efforts to steer people away from malevolent Web sites. The company on Friday started notifying users in search results when a site appeared to have been hacked.

Google for years has included in search results notifications when a site is believed to have malware. The latest alert adds the notice “this site may be compromised” under the link to the site, when Google suspects it has been hacked.

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