Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Wednesday June 26, 2013

Hacked Sites Far Worse Than Attack Sites

The latest Transparency Report from Google says that compromised legit sites are far worse than intentionally dangerous sites.

Dramatically worse is the problem of compromised sites, Web sites that are supposed to be legitimately safe but that have been hacked to infect visitors. During the week of June 9, Google tallied 39,247 hacked sites, down from more than 60,000 last July and more than 76,000 in June 2009.