Google Sounds Alarm on Malware Problem - Digits - WSJ: blogs.wsj.com/digits/2011/07/19/google-sounds-alar...oblem
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The malware causes infected computers to send traffic to Google through a small number of intermediary servers called"proxies,” Menscher wrote. Google plans to notify users whose traffic is coming through these proxies to help them update their antivirus software and remove the infections, he said.
Starting Tuesday, Menscher said, some people will see a prominent notification stating that"your computer appears to be infected” at the top of their Google Web-search results. The notification includes a link to help people"learn how to fix this” by running a system scan of their computer, updating their antivirus software and remove the infections, he wrote.)
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