Michael Jackson has been named the riskiest celebrity of 2009 by Symantec.
In its ‘Top Cyber Threats Of 2009’ report, the security firm said the King of Pop’s death in June this year sparked a deluge of spam and malware campaigns as cybercriminals attempted to exploit his fans.
Serena Williams‘ outburst at the US Open meant the Tennis Star was named the second most riskiest celebrity of 2009
Patrick Swayze At third , similar to Michael jackson’s death, cybercriminals took advantage of people searching for news.
Harry Potter at fourth , spammers and scammers took advantage of the summer craze around the sixth film in the Harry Potter series.
President Barack Obama, not only did the United States’ 44th President win the voted of Americans, he also won favor among cybercriminals.