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typosquatting

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Study: URL typos earn Google $497 million per year

Google could be making millions from "typosquatting" because its network of display ads--from which it receives a cut of the profits--run on the typo'd sites.

By February 18, 2010

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What are the odds you'll land on a typo-squatting site?

Pretty high, according to a new report from McAfee. To be exact, you have a 1-in-14 chance of doing so when entering the URL of a popular Web site.

By November 19, 2007

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McAfee sees rise in stock scams, social-engineering attacks

Security firm predicts scammers will try to use exploits to manipulate the stock market. Also: Expect more social engineering that piggybacks on big news events.

By October 12, 2008