Using Digital Certificates to Identify Web Site Owners and Protect Against Phishing

by Edwin Aldridge Oct. 1, 2017 via Infosecwriters

Phishing exploits the ordinary Internet user’s inability to be sure that a web site which they have been induced to visit is actually operated by the company or organization whose name appears on screen.

Irina Alexandra Negrii 1 week, 2 days ago

With every day that passes, it’s starting to become more and more apparent that the Internet is becoming an essential part of our daily lives, but also a frontier for attacks to happen....Before proceeding with any confidential information such as a Credit Card or Login, make sure you’re accessing the website over a secure connection ‘HTTPS://’ instead of an insecure connection ‘HTTP://’.