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

by Edwin Aldridge
Oct. 2, 2017 1 comment Infosecwriters Encryption & Authentication

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 7 months, 1 week 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://’.