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    How to tell if WebSite is safe?

    Posting here as I think this would be a security question.

    I really, really like this site www.whenintime.com & I found out about it at the site Gizmos Freeware Reviews. When I google it using FireFox as my browser WOT (Web of Trust) only shows a question mark which I assume means is not yet a very used or popular site. I have not encountered any problems using it but other than WOT how can I be sure of its trustworthiness?

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    Glenn

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    You can't. All you can do is use it carefully and scan anything you download before use - which you should do anyway. If it proves to be OK you can rate it in WOT.

    cheers, Paul

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    WOT bases it's ratings on visitors providing a rating for the sites they visit. On the site in question evidently there have not been enough ratings to qualify for a higher rating by WOT.

    Always be safe with browsing, visit sites you know, and/or have your security set up to protect you is probably more important than WOT although it does help to identify those sites which are chronically. bad.
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