Find If A Website Is safe To Open or not using Online sites and Tools

In last post, we explained how to check if the site is safe or not using the McAfee Advisor.  Now i am going to introduce some other sites and tools for testing the site is safe to open or not.

Websites To check sites:

Norton Safeweb:
Norton Safeweb is free online application provided by Norton Security. It works same in way as McAfeeAdvisor.
You can check the site safety here:
http://safeweb.norton.com/

Google Safe Browsing:
Google safe browsing will analyze the site for malware.  It will also report the status of site in past months.
URL to Check:
www.google.com/safebrowsing/diagnostic?site=www.google.com
replace the www.google.com with your target site.

If you manually find any sites spreading malware, you can report here:
http://www.google.com/safebrowsing/report_badware/

AVG Link Scanner:

AVG Link Scanner is free tool that also works like a McAfeeAdvisor.

  • Checks each web page in real time before it opens on your computer
  • Automatically updates whenever a new threat is discovered 

Download it from here:
http://linkscanner.avg.com/

Don’t forget to check your own site frequently. Attackers can inject malicious script in your site also.