US consumers make 285 mln visits to hostile sites monthly

US consumers make 285 mln clicks to hostile sites every month as a result of search engine results. MSN search results had the lowest percentage (3.9%) of dangerous sites while Ask search results had the highest (6.1%). Google was in between (5.3%), SiteAdvisor reported. Dangerous sites soared to as much as 72% of results for certain risky keywords. Particularly dangerous keywords include “free screensavers”, “bearshare”, “kazaa”, “download music”, and “free games.”

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