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Most Dangerous Search Keywords Revealed

May 14, 2006 by  

From the article:

More than 64 per cent of sites that are linked to this phrase will cause you some trouble, either with spyware or adware. The report found 1,394 popular keywords searches found via Google, Yahoo, MSN, AOL and Ask that were linked to spyware or adware and the list is quite amusing. Do not type in the following words into any search engine:

Bearshare
Screensavers
Winmx
Limewire
Download Yahoo messenger
Lime wire
Free ringtones

Although these words can potential be harmful to your computer, simply typing them into your search engine isn’t dangerous. The writer could have described the problem more accurately.

Read full article: Killer phrase will fill your PC with spam

The original analysis can be found here: The Safety of Internet Search Engines

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