By Shriya Roy
It’s a common phenomenon today to do a quick search online for news about a celebrity. When we want to know the latest news about them, we don’t hesitate before typing their name in the search box and hitting enter. But what many people don’t know is that such a search can put a user’s data at risk.
Research by American global computer security software company McAfee has identified the top 10 popular celebrities generating the riskiest search results online due to the various malicious sites and viruses linked to their names. Global football sensation Cristiano Ronaldo has topped McAfee’s Most Dangerous Celebrity list for 2020 in India. Other celebrities on the list include Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma, Sara Ali Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Taapsee Pannu and Arijit Singh.
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