Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#2225 This phishing attack is almost impossible to detect on Chrome, Firefox and Opera
A Chinese infosec researcher has reported about an "almost impossible to detect" phishing attack that can be used to trick even the most careful users on the Internet.

He warned, hackers can use a known vulnerability in the Chrome, Firefox and Opera web browsers to display their fake domain names as the websites of legitimate services, like Apple, Google, or Amazon to steal login or financial credentials and other sensitive information from users.

What is the best defence against phishing attack? Generally, checking the address bar after the page has loaded and if it is being served over a valid HTTPS connection. Right?
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#2229 User-made patch lets owners of next-gen CPUs install updates on Windows 7 and 8.1
#2228 Ransomware Timeline: 2010 – 2017
#2227 NSA-leaking Shadow Brokers just dumped its most damaging release yet
#2226 A Russian hacker has created his own 'starter pack' ransomware service
#2225 This phishing attack is almost impossible to detect on Chrome, Firefox and Opera
#2224 Oracle delivers a whopping 299 fixes in April 2017's critical patch update
#2223 The Callisto group
#2222 Report: Cybercrime climate shifts dramatically in first quarter
#2221 Android trojan targeting over 420 banking apps worldwide found on Google Play Store
#2220 New processors are now blocked from receiving updates on old Windows
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