We know him as the most desirable but it's fascinating to know that he is dangerous too... Mahesh Babu, the Super Star of Telugu cinema is named by the McAfee the world's largest dedicated security technology company as the most DangerousCelebrity following a study of the celebrities and their behavior on the web, especially the social media including Twitter, Facebook etc. and formulated a risk quotient of each celebrity to cyber crimes.
McAfee researched popular culture's most famous people to reveal riskiest celebrity sportsmen, actors and politicians across the web and unveil the 2013 rendition of 'Most Dangerous Celebrity' research. The study highlights the trend of cybercriminals using celebs to take advantage of fans seeking more information about their idols. Cybercriminals often lure unsuspecting supporters to sites laden with malware that can steal passwords and personal information. These criminals capitalize on the public's fascination with celebrity to lure them to sites laden with malware that enables them to steal passwords and personal information. This year, searching for a celebrity name coupled with the search terms 'wall paper', 'videos', 'nude pictures, resulted in the highest instances of malware-laden sites.
The list goes with Mahesh Babu in the top with 43 infected sites, followed by Ram Charan with 42, Pawan Kalyan with 40, Anjali with 39 and Ileana in the fifth position with 36 infected sites. So, beware fans while clicking on Mahesh Babu for a stroll together, you might end up giving away yourself to mischievous entities out there.