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The warnings will alert users to the fact that the site has been identified as dangerous, to begin with, while warnings are expected to become more detailed as the sites are visited and analysed by Stop Badware researchers.
The site aims to "provide reliable, objective information about downloadable applications in order to help consumers make better choices about what they download onto their computers" and to become "a central clearinghouse for research on badware and the actors who spread it.
Some types of badware, also known as malware, can include viruses, Trojans, and spyware.
Anti-malware organization reports on systemic causes of and responses to badware threat