May 14th, 2007, 19:50 PM
Malware alert: Google warns of 'dirty' websites
Google has warned web users of the increasing threat posed by malware that can be dropped onto a computer as a web surfer visits a particular site.
The search giant carried out in-depth research on 4.5 million websites and found one in 10 web pages could successfully launch a 'drive-by-download' - such as a Trojan - onto a user's computer.
The software potentially allows hackers to access se...