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This site may harm your computer
craig1912 - 31-1-2009 at 14:54

Anyone else getting this on Google searches?

Whats going on!confused2

Google also seem to be having problems with their servers


marymary100 - 31-1-2009 at 14:58

I've just posted a similar query on PC help. My yahoo search bar is still working so I think it is Google. I was worried for a moment that it was a malware thing.


craig1912 - 31-1-2009 at 15:02

yes its definitely a google thing


DeWitch - 31-1-2009 at 15:07

Quote:
Originally posted by craig1912
yes its definitely a google thing

It is not happening where I am,
are you in the UK?


craig1912 - 31-1-2009 at 15:10

Quote:
Originally posted by DeWitch
Quote:
Originally posted by craig1912
yes its definitely a google thing

It is not happening where I am,
are you in the UK?


Yes- must be quite recent as its appearing on a number of forums during the last hour


Quaver - 31-1-2009 at 16:25

It seems to have been google.co.uk error. Didn't happen with .com it seems.


shywitch - 31-1-2009 at 23:28

Some answers here...

http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2009/01/this-site-may-harm-your-computer-on.html

http://blog.stopbadware.org/2009/01/31/google-glitch-causes-confusion

http://www.f-secure.com/weblog/archives/00001595.html
http://www.vitalsecurity.org/2009/01/google-search-has-gone-nuts.html
http://isc.sans.org/diary.html?storyid=5779&rss
http://blog.javacoolsoftware.com/2009/01/google-glitch-this-site-may-harm-your-computer/


Katzy - 31-1-2009 at 23:31

The BEEB's take on it:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/7862840.stm


LSemmens - 1-2-2009 at 10:33

Move to OZ, we never have problems like that here! roffleskidaddle


marymary100 - 1-2-2009 at 11:41

Actually I really want to visit Oz sometime soon. kewl_glasses


LSemmens - 1-2-2009 at 12:18

So? Where the bl**dy h*ll are you?


Sorry, Mary, couldn't resist! Please do come and visit, we might even pack up some heat and send it back with you.