Consensus Call on Latin Sharp S and Greek Final Sigma
Shawn.Steele at microsoft.com
Tue Dec 1 11:10:43 CET 2009
> 2) Could you maybe include a feature in IE's phishing filter,
> that evaluates if it is a phishing attack or peacefully coexisting
> website, or would this be impossible?
I don't own the filter, but it looks at bad behavior and bad reports more than look-alikes. I would imagine that a phishing attack web site would have to be manually reported and blacklisted. I don't know how the other browsers would handle it.
Of course if it was https, then the phisher would need a certificate, but the certificate issuers aren't always diligant about that sort of thing.
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