Bit.ly Displaying Google Style Warnings For Harmful Sites
By on February 10th, 2010

Not sure if this is new, but I have never since this before when I have clicked on thousands of bit.ly links before. However, when I clicked on a Bit.ly URL today, it displayed a warning to me that the site in question is harmful and may harm my computer. The warning is something similar to what Google displays to users on Firefox and .

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If you are a Google Chrome or Firefox user, you might have seen similar warnings when you visit a malicious site using the browser. Has any one seen a similar Bit.ly warning before?

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