Create Secure Short URL’s With Secure URL Shortener BETA –

Written By Sam on 23 September 2010

McAfee Labs that delivers highest level of real-time threat intelligence and comprehensive solutions is now set to provide a great URL shortening service to its users worldwide. The beta version of McAfee’s URL shortening service called the lets you create secure short URLs at an ease. Once the short URL is created, prior showing the links to the users, this service verifies if the original links are vulnerable, malicious, spammy or dangerous through the available McAfee databases and flags the sites accordingly.

Depicting the various levels of danger to the user, categorizes the sites as the most dangerous (Red sites), the suspicious (Yellow sites) and the safe (Green sites). When the user clicks on any shortened link, this service flags them as dangerous or suspicious based upon the risk involved and throws up a warning page in order to intimate the users about the site being accessed. This service also blocks the users from entering long URLS for security in case the site is dangerous or Red. However, they can click through if desired. is on the whole an amazing shortening service that gets rid of vulnerabilities and you can check this out from McAfee official website.

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