• Yahoo To Flag Malware Sites In Search Results

    Tomorrow Yahoo will launch a partnership with McAfee and will integrate their Site Advisor malware scanning product into Yahoo search. The most dangerous websites are simply being removed from search results. Yahoo is also flagging less dangerous offending sites to warn users of specific problems that have been reported from those sites. Example warning messages include “Warning… Read More

  • Stop The Bad Guys: Haute Secure 2.0 Released

    Haute Secure, a service that detects and blocks malware for web surfers, released version 2.0 this morning. We first covered the company at launch last summer and compared it to Site Advisor, a similar company that was acquired by McAfee in 2006 for a rumored $80 million. Even last summer, though, Haute Secure went way beyond what Site Advisor offers. Site Advisor is a browser plugin that… Read More

  • Site Advisor 2.0: Haute Secure Launches To Detect and Block Malware

    Haute Secure launched moments ago: it’s a new browser plugin that the company says will detect and block malware before it has a chance to infect your computer. The timing couldn’t be better as news spreads of more Windows-based vulnerabilities. Haute Secure is free and relatively non-intrusive to the browsing experience. Like Site Advisor, acquired last year by McAfee for a… Read More