We’re analyzing Minecraft.dmgfile and also the URLS https://launcher.mojang.com/download/Minecraft.dmg, http://www.mojang.com/notch/ to check if this software is safe to download and install. For each element we can conclude that:
- Computer Threats: 0
- Identity Threats: 0
- Annoyance factors: 0
Google Safe Browsing
Google Safe Browsing also reports a clean score for this domain, so we can conclude that there’s No Malware or Phishing associated with this site.
Google Safe Browsing is a Google service that allows client applications to check URLs against Google’s constantly updated lists of insecure web resources. Examples of insecure web resources are social engineering sites (phishing and misleading sites) and sites that host malicious or unwanted software.
In terms of domain quality (mojang.com) AVG antivirus flags this URL with the following score: Caution
SSL certificates are important to ensure your privacy protection when browsing and is used to encrypt transactions. Here are the results for this domain:
It’s all good. We have not detected any issues.
Users worldwide are rating this site based on the trustworthiness and the safeness for children. The score is the following:
- Trustworthiness: 96
- Child Safety: 95
Any score over 80 should be good enough to ensure a safe browsing experience for you and for your children.
If you’re ok with prior results, you’re ready to download the file from official site: http://www.mojang.com/notch/.
- . The creators of Minecraft
owned by Microsoft, but it still seems to be operating independently
- A small company that made one of the most (if not the most) successful games ever created, Minecraft, a fun game of survival sandbox. They also made some other interesting games such as cobalt. Markus Persson (aka Notch) is the owner of the company, and treats its employees well. Their games are worth trying, especially Minecraft. I’m sure many independent players will love Minecraft and Markus’ other projects.
- the manufacturer’s site games – Minecraft makes a non-linear gameplay.
- The official site of game developers Mojang. They are the creators of Minecraft, but also made some other games like Scrolls.Anyone you think that all games are just for kids are out touch and clearly do not understand the industry.
- ;Mojang is a great company and I have not had any problems buying products from them. Its business model, from now, seems to be completely fair.
*Should I care about this metric? Not necessarily, as score refers to the whole domain, and bigger domains like google.com or blogspot.com might have low scores due to a few dirty URLs.
Around 90 people in the United States are asking every month the question is this site safe? This number is below the average of searches per month, which means people is not very concerned about potential dangers visiting this site. In fact, this site is in position number 63 in searches per month with the query “is safe”. Also, Google shows 9020000 number of results for this query (for an average of 3.000.000)