Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Thursday June 19, 2014

Technology Sites "Riskier" Than Illegal Sites In 2013

Here's a pretty scary statistic.

The "riskiest" pages to visit in 2013 were technology websites, according to data from users of Norton Web Safe, which monitors billions of traffic requests and millions of software downloads per day. Relying heavily on malware and fake anti-virus delivery, technology websites made up 9.9 percent of all infected websites, while business websites accounted for 6.7 percent, according to a Wednesday post.