What is Safe Browsing monitoring?
Google Safe Browsing is an anti-phishing and security protection service provided by Google Inc. for the purpose of checking URLs/website to determine whether they pose threats to users and to identify unsafe websites across the web.
This feature in Google web search will help alert users when they are about to enter a possibly dangerous site. Once there, it can warn users if they might be in danger or simply flag future visits for possible problems.
Google Safe Browsing is designed to protect you from inadvertently visiting malicious websites that host programs such as viruses, trojan horses, spyware, and hijackers which can steal or damage your information and identity online.
The Safe Browsing list identifies several types of reasons why a website can be added to the list. These are:
- Potentially Harmful Application
- Social Engineering
- Unwanted Software
- Threat Type Unspecified
Why should you use a Safe Browsing monitoring service?
The warnings are stark red and unmissable! If websites added to Safe Browsing list, users see a warning in Google Search Results. That's not all! User can be alerted by browser if they try to visit the site. This Safe Browsing monitoring tool allows to monitor any of your websites are listed in unsafe site list. Your customers and website visitors value a website that is always trustworthy. Security problems can send people over to your competition and changes are that they are never coming back. Safe Browsing monitoring service is ideal for keeping your website safe and helps to not lose customer confidence.