by Pardeep Fri Aug 02, 2013 9:27 am
At no. 4 on the list is Yahoo Mail. According to McAfee report, California-based Yahoo's free email service has a maximum risk percentage of 25.96.
McAfee says, "Hackers are most successful when they can attract a large number of victims. One way to target big crowds online is to track current events - everything from celebrity meltdowns and natural disasters to holidays and popular music."
One key tool cyber criminals use to snare their victims is to get them to download a computer file or programme that comes with a malicious payload.