Google Might Be Infected

Google is issuing an online advisory to computer users that their machines may be infected with malicious software. 

 The company has posted a notice on its own blog saying some people using Google’s search service will notice a prominent banner stating, quote, “your computer appears to be infected.”  Users will be offered a link that will help eradicate the problem.  Malicious software, also known as malware, is almost always downloaded unintentionally by a computer user who opens an e-mail attachment or downloads an infected program.  The malware in question causes infected machines to send messages to Google.

2 thoughts on “Google Might Be Infected

  1. fatburning furnace says:

    It is actually a great and useful piece of information. I am happy that you shared this helpful info with us. Please keep us informed like this. Thank you for sharing.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s