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The 10 most dangerous cyber celebrities of 2016

Search for Miley Cyrus and you could get hit with malware.

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Danger, danger

Intel has reeled off the 10th annual McAfee Most Dangerous Celebrities list based on likelihood of getting hit with a virus or malware when searching on the celebs’ names. “Consumers today remain fascinated with celebrity culture and go online to find the latest pop culture news,” said Gary Davis, chief consumer security evangelist at Intel Security. “With this craving for real-time information, many search and click without considering potential security risks.” Last year, DJ Armin van Buuren was #1.

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Singer Kesha

Risk % of getting infected if you search on celebrity name: 11.11

 

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Singer Selena Gomez

Risk %: 11.11

 

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Comedian Daniel Tosh

Risk %: 11.56

 

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Singer Miley Cyrus

Risk %: 12.67

 

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Comedian Chris Hardwick

Risk %: 12.56

 

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Singer Rihanna

Risk %: 13.33

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Actor Will Smith

Risk %: 13.44

 

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TV host Carson Daly

Risk %: 13.44

 

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Singer Justin Bieber

Risk %: 15

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Comedian Amy Schumer

Risk T: 16.11

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