Is thewindowsclub.com safe?

Safety Score
[Total: 2 Average: 5]

URL Analysis

We’re analyzing the URL thewindowsclub.com to check if this website is safe to browse. 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.

Domain Analysis*

In terms of domain quality AVG antivirus flags this URL with the following score: Safe

SSL Certificate

SSL certificates are important to ensure your privacy protection when browsing and is used to encrypt transactions. Here are the results for this domain:

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Domain Trustworthiness

Users worldwide are rating this site based on the trustworthiness and the safeness for children. The score is the following:

  • Trustworthiness: 91
  • Child Safety: 92

Any score over 80 should be good enough to ensure a safe browsing experience for you and for your children.

Alexa Rank

Alexa Rank

User Comments

  • It shows infomercials as comments. While Windows Club is a respected source for many topics related to Microsoft and Windows, which is also writing reviews for their financial backers bias. In these cases also do not allow the community to provide answers to these criticisms. The most notable of its sponsors are Uniblue, who have a reputation for using very aggressive marketing methods. Its commercial products but are not supported by the facts that demonstrate their use. Reviews for the products by the Club of Windows also does not provide any fact regarding the usefulness of these products. It may be that this website publishes a small notice below the article, this does not fix the fact the reviews are infomercials.Reference clear: http://www.thewindowsclub.com/speedupmypc-review
  • Web site promotes deceptive software under false descriptions.EG – hxxp: //news.thewindowsclub.com/microsoft-fix-it-center-pro-44738/ “Recommended: Click here to fix Windows errors and improve system performance “targets reimageplus. com not the software that corrects errors windows or improvement performance.See https: //www.virustotal.com/en/file/e941689966213b42ed626de6f8b1ca56347f1 …
  • “The site is aimed primarily at Windows 8, the user Windows 7 and Windows Vista and address and cover issues relating to the Microsoft and Windows operating system.” Http://www.thewindowsclub.com/about##### ################################## ############## Get the browser extension Adblock Plus to block ads / pop-ups: https://adblockplus.org/############# ################# ####################### Chrome users should receive Ublock browser extension instead, due to lower consumption of resources and more settings Adblock Plus.Get Ublock: https: //chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/%C2%B5block/cjpalhdlnbpafiamej …
  • http://www.avgthreatlabs.com/us-en/website-safety-reports/domain/thewind…Here’s its safety report 30 days to update thewindowsclub.comLast: Mar 13, 2016No potential malware was detected during the last 7 days.However, over the past 30 days have found reported.Malware potentially active threats: 2Safety Rating: Pages CautionCompromised: 1List of malware found in thewindowsclub.comThese are the main viruses found on this site by the percentage of total detections which they have caused over the past 30 days. 1 HTML / Framer 66% 2 Rogue scanner 33%
  • I tried to download the Windows Ultimate Customiser and chromium maliciousso immediately blocked calling itself if you downloaded hopefully that can be shared if it comes with nothing

*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.

Traffic information

This site has an average of 15190888,9676303 visitors per month globally, and is very popular in United States, United Kingdom, India, Canada and Australia. Normally, you should trust sites with big and global audiences, as well as sites with a lot of direct traffic. In the following graph You’ll be able to see how much of its traffic is direct (brand traffic)

Also, this site gets traffic from the following urls: tomshardware.com, makeuseof.com, tomshardware.co.uk, intowindows.com and inoreader.com. It’s very important to understand what are the main traffic sources to understand potential risks. Are the sites listed suspicious? Then you should be careful when accessing this domain

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Is it safe for work?
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Information quality
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Advertising quality
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Safe to buy there?
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Safe for children?
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