Global Security Watch > Gmail Increases Email Security With Phishing Protection
[gHacks technology news] The main advantage of this added layer of phishing protection is that emails that claim to be from either PayPal or eBay but are not will now be deleted before they reach the user’s email account meaning that they will not appear in the spam folder either. Google is hoping to add additional services in the future to increase the reach of the additional email security layer.
[Techno Life @ tothepc.com] Protect Gmail from Paypal & ebay scam emails with anti-phishing ...: Previously, Gmail rejected all messages claiming to be from ebay or paypal if they did not have ebay.com or paypal.com in their email header contents. Such email are not received by Gmail at all (and wont even appear in spam folder).
[Lifehacker Australia] Gmail Labs Adds Anti-Phishing Key | Lifehacker Australia: is a technical term I just invented that means: (1) the sender, usually a financial institution, is a target of phishers, (2) all of the sender’s email is authenticated with DKIM, and (3) Gmail rejects any fake messages that claim to come from this sender, but actually don’t.
[SPAMfighter News] Phishers Attack Accountholders of a Major UK Bank - SPAMfighter: However, instead of the actual e-banking website, .There is an absence of the normal security elements which one expects on an online banking website such as Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption, a locked padlock and a prefix devoid of 'https.' Meanwhile, authorities have warned that there is .
[ITBusiness.ca - Top Stories] ING DIRECT builds Rapport - offers free anti-phishing software: It is one more layer of security to stack on the bank's other efforts, Weaver says. While the initiative applies to ING DIRECT customers in the U.S., there appear to be good reasons why Canadian banks should take similar steps.
[Forex Day Trader Review] Help! I got an e-mail like this. Is it a scam? | Forex Day Trader ...: A fraudster will start out sending thousands, even millions, of emails to different mail accounts disguised as messages from a well-known company. The typical phishing email will contain a concocted story designed to lure you into taking an action such as clicking a link or button in the email or calling a phone number.
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[Can ARIK's Blog] Researchers hack VeriSign's SSL scheme for securing Web sites ...: To accomplish that, the researchers said today that they had exploited a bug in the MD5 hashing algorithm used to create some of the digital certificates used by Web sites to prove they are what they claim to be. The researchers said that by taking advantage of known flaws in the algorithm, they were able to hack VeriSign Inc.’s RapidSSL.com certificate authority site and create fake digital certificates for any Web site on the Internet.
[Selil Blog] TECH 581 W Computer Network Operations: Laboratory 5, Team 3: What we’ve found during our own analysis of the Windows XP Security Guide (Microsoft, 2009) is that many of the best practices that they recommend involve creating a secure environment for applications. According to Assessment Tools (Wales, p 17) “Network scanning tools basically looking for open ports in a network, or unsecured servers or unsecured systems, they do not reveal anything about applications. Scanning at the application level is a hugely different matter because an application attack is so subtle”.
[Radar Hill] Radar Hill » Blog Archive » Glossary of Cybersquatting: Phishing - Criminal use of email to divert traffic to websites in order to fraudulently acquire usernames, passwords, credit card details and other personal information. The email and websites used in these operations employ “social engineering” techniques to trick users into believing they are interacting with a business or organization that they trust.
[MalwareCity Blog] Lloyds TSB on-line credentials sought by phishers - Malware City Blogs: Lloyds TSB is challenging the Top ten most counterfeit bank identities described in our latest E-Threats Landscape Report. Email: Your email address will not be published!
[sync] Live from "Norton Cyber Crime Day" | sync :: the tech & gadgets blog: Phishing attacks grew in early 2000s, making a website look a legitimate by copying graphics and words from an authentic website, such as a bank, and gets personal information from consumer. Anti-phishing toolbar now pops up whenever someone clicks email link and the software ascertains if it's an illegitimate website.
[Internet Business and Web Design] Best use with Blog, RSS Feed and eMail Newsletter | Internet and ...: Of course this not ask you totally give up email newsletter, you still need email marketing. You can combine use the blog and email newsletter together, provide better value and communicating with your customers.