A Beginner’s Guide to Malicious Websites

Protect yourself from online attacks that threaten your identity, your files, your system, and your financial well-being.

Malicious websites are a simple way to trick innocent users into stealing their information. They are also a hotbed for malware, a type of malicious program designed to disrupt your device.

With the rise of malicious websites, it’s become increasingly important that you refine your surfing habits. So what exactly is a malicious website? What makes them malicious? And how do you spot and protect yourself from a site with vicious intent?

What Is a Malicious Website?