Malware Detected on Geo TV Website

A Malware has been detected on Geo Television’s official website  which is Pakistan’s one of the famous private News Channel. founded by Mr. Mir Shakil ur Rehman in May 2002 and owned by Independent Media Corporation.

A warning can be seen while opening the main page of Geo Tv’s website.

www.geo.tv contains malware. Your computer might catch a virus if you visit this site.
Google has found malicious software may be installed onto your computer if you proceed. If you’ve visited this site in the past or you trust this site, it’s possible that it has just recently been compromised by a hacker. You should not proceed, and perhaps try again tomorrow or go somewhere else.
We have already notified www.geo.tv that we found malware on the site. For more about the problems found on www.geo.tv, visit the GoogleSafe Browsing diagnostic page.

While searching the website on Google, we came up with following warning.

Geo group also owns Geo Entertainment, Geo Sports and a youth channel Aag Tv.

Notice: This malware can be dangerous and may install harmful virus on you computer. 

Waqas

Waqas Amir is a Milan-based cybersecurity journalist with a passion for covering latest happenings in cyber security and tech world. In addition to being the founder of this website, Waqas is also into gaming, reading and investigative journalism.