Emma Watson is Most Dangerous Celebrityonline, with nearly one in eight searches for her leading to a malicious website. For the past six years, Security firm McAfee has compiled an annual list of the riskiest Hollywood actors, athletes, musicians, politicians, designers and comedians on the web.
Latina women made up five of the top ten spots, including Mendes, Selena Gomez, Shakira, Salma Hayek and Sofia Vergera. Cyber-criminals often use the names of popular celebrities to lure people towards sites that contain malicious software that is designed to steal passwords and personal information.
Fans who searched ‘Emma Watson and free downloads,’ ‘Emma Watson and nude pictures,’ ‘Emma Watson and fakes,’ and ‘Emma Watson and busted’ were particularly at risk of being exposed to malware and viruses. TOP TEN: 1. Emma Watson 2. Jessica Biel 3. Eva Mendes 4. Selena Gomez 5. Halle Berry 6. Megan Fox 7. Shakira 8. Cameron Diaz 9. Salma Hayek 10. Sofia Vergara