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Google, Facebook, Twitter take on bad ads

Members of Ads Integrity Alliance will share information about scams and malware distributed via ads.

By June 13, 2012


StopBadware goes nonprofit with funding from Google, others

Four-year-old anti-malware effort leaves Harvard's Berkman Center to become standalone nonprofit.

By January 25, 2010


StopBadware.org, the place to appeal a Google malware warning

Weekend snafu shines light on StopBadware.org, which offers Web site owners help when their sites are flagged as harmful by Google.

By February 2, 2009


StopBadware.org says China is dominant malware host

Malware is still worth it. I should go start a new company.

By June 24, 2008


RealPlayer named by StopBadware.org

The antispyware organization says RealNetworks needs to disclose installations of advertising software and Rhapsody before users install updates.

By January 31, 2008


Week in review: On the go with Google

Google takes us from the seas to space, while tech giants grapple with security issues. Also: DTV switchover delay.

By February 6, 2009


Google taking security a little too seriously?

An apparent problem with Google's malware detector leads to mayhem on a Saturday morning.

By January 31, 2009


Google warns entire Internet is malware

For about an hour Saturday morning, Google listed every site on the Internet as potentially harmful to your computer. At first, Google blamed the problem on StopBadware.org but later had to eat crow.

By January 31, 2009


IE 8 beta gives other browsers a run for their money

With the newest public beta version of its Internet Explorer browser, Microsoft meets, and in some cases exceeds, the security features available in other browsers.

By August 27, 2008


Opera 9.5 to include antimalware protection

The safeguards, provided by Haute Secure, rely upon a community of dedicated users to inform the product when to block and when not.

By June 6, 2008