There is a lot of talk on the forums and online in general about what gvt0.com is and who own’s it. I have seen many posts online where people say this domain is hosting malware/viruses/spyware I hope to clear a few things up in the post regarding this domain.
Who own’s this domain name ?
This domain is owned by Google – details here
What is this domain used for ?
Google services – To be confirmed …
We have identified the following subdomains associated to this site :-
Does this domain host malware/viruses/spyware ?
As far as I can tell no. It is owned by Google. I have seen this domain in our customers proxy logs and we have checked it ourselves and can see no evidence that it is linked to anything other than Google services.
Duncan is a technology professional with over 20 years experience of working in various IT roles. He has a interest in cyber security, and has a wide range of other skills in radio, electronics and telecommunications.