Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 31st Jan 2009 21:02 UTC
Google Earlier this morning, you may have been surprised to see that every Google search you performed resulted in links to sites which were, according to Google, potentially harmful to your computer. As it turns out, Google's malware detection system got a little trigger-happy - due to a human error.
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Heh
by ShadesFox on Sat 31st Jan 2009 21:53 UTC
ShadesFox
Member since:
2006-10-01

"Google Labels Entire Internet As Dangerous"

Here I thought Google was just catching up on what the rest of us knew already.

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RE: Heh
by Lennie on Mon 2nd Feb 2009 01:45 in reply to "Heh"
Lennie Member since:
2007-09-22

The fun thing is, they also labeled their own site as dangerous.

http://petrie.dereferenced.org/~nenolod/googlefailsit.png

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RE: Heh
by Darkelve on Mon 2nd Feb 2009 07:12 in reply to "Heh"
Darkelve Member since:
2006-02-06

My thoughts exactly. But it was weird though, like being in a bad trip.

Not that I've ever been in one I don't use those substances but if I had one, it'd probably look like that ;)

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