"Google Warns Of Malware Redirecting To Its Search Results" (Windows Computers Only)
From Search Engine Land:
Do a search on Google, and you might get an unexpected surprise. A big notice at the top of your results warning that your computer has been infected with malware.
The SEL post also points to a Google announcement about the issue. However, as Danny Sullivan notes, Google doesn’t mention that the malware is only an issue for Windows computers.
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