Is Wikipedia.org safe?

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URL Analysis

We’re analyzing the URL http://wikipedia.org 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 (wikipedia.org) 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:

It’s all good. We have not detected any issues.

Domain Trustworthiness

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

  • Trustworthiness: 94
  • Child Safety: 94

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

  • This is one of the best research sites of all time.
  • One of the best websites for information on almost everything, Wikipedia is the online encyclopedia based on the user that almost anyone can edit. Despite the best-known aspect of the site, staff and users of Wikipedia maintain rigorous standards for content hosted on the site, ensuring that the information is valid, origin, and supported by citations to verify their legitimacy. Contrary to popular belief, studies have confirmed that Wikipedia actually is so precise, more accurate and in some degree, of the most prestigious encyclopedias, including Merriam-Webster and Oxford Encyclopedias.Best all, if you find something you do not it is quite right, does not make sense, or is not clear enough for your taste, you can edit the article to improve its quality. Be prepared to back up their claims, however, because only source, quoted, and verified the information is allowed!
  • Wikipedia is a multilingual encyclopedia collaboratively edited Internet ,, which is supported by the nonprofit Wikimedia Foundation. Anyone who can access the site can edit almost any of its articles.As with any website content edited and created public should be careful and check anything you see as suspicious or false.
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*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 6.62B visitors per month globally, and is very popular in United States, Japan, Russia, Germany and United Kingdom. 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: go.mail.ru, search.lilo.org, search.mysearch.com, informationvine.com and tvtropes.org. 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

Around 70 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 78 in searches per month with the query “is safe”. Also, Google shows 3130000 number of results for this query (for an average of 3.000.000)

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