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linkscanner

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Linkscanner Pro

Linkscanner Pro does a superb job of ferreting out sites defaced with dangerous hacker code, but for complete antiphishing protection, you'll still need a second program, such as the free Netcraft toolbar.

By Feb. 16, 2007

3.5 stars Editor's rating Feb. 16, 2007

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AVG LinkScanner can detect malicious short URLs

AVG updates free LinkScanner tool to scan the shortened URLs that are popular on sites like Twitter, then block any attempts to direct users to malicious Web pages.

By Oct. 13, 2009

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AVG offers free LinkScanner for real-time Web page scanning

AVG breaks out its LinkScanner software from its free suite to offer a free standalone product for real-time Web page scanning.

By Apr. 20, 2009

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How to check if a Web site is safe

Is that link on your Facebook wall truly the funniest thing ever, or is it a nefarious attempt to hook you with a phishing attack? Here's some tips on how to check out the deluge of links that swamp you daily, for both phone and desktop.

By Aug. 26, 2011

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Grisoft acquires Exploit Prevention Labs

Fourth-largest antivirus software vendor adds Exploit Prevention Labs' LinkScanner family of safe-browsing applications to its product offerings.

By Dec. 5, 2007

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VeriSign adds malware scanning to SSL services

VeriSign to check customer sites for malware and add security seals to some search results.

By Jul. 19, 2010

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Haute Secure pledges safe-surfing toolbar for IE

New company hopes to improve upon existing toolbars already on the market.

By Jul. 11, 2007

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Grisoft modifies its free AVG product after complaints

AVG 8.0 no longer downloads the home page of every search result returned by Google, Yahoo, and MSN, and now uses a blacklist to check sites for malware.

By Jul. 9, 2008

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Six tips to make your Mac safer

In the wake of Flashback, everybody's asking if Macs are still safe. Here are six easy tips on how to be your own gatekeeper.

By Apr. 10, 2012

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Blogger.com targeted by online criminals

Cross-site scripting attacks are being used on blog sites now.

By Mar. 14, 2007