Category

Pharming
phishing sites
Summary HTTPS green padlock symbol may no longer indicate secured connection. Analysis There has been a steady increase in threat actors’ use of SSL certificates to add an air of legitimacy to malicious websites. Since 2017 almost a third of phishing sites had SSL certificates, meaning their URLs began with HTTPS:// and (most) browsers displayed...
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The Usual Black Friday
What will you do this Black Friday? Me? I’m super energized, I’ll be… It’ll be extraordinary in light of the fact that… … Goodness I can’t lie. Like many individuals who work in IT I’ll be stowing away under my work area, trusting that everything will pass and endeavoring to fight off every one of...
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TLS Session Resumption
In a research paper distributed toward the beginning of September, four specialists from the University of Hamburg, Germany, have uncovered that web based publicizing firms can mishandle the TLS Session Resumption instrument to track clients as they explore the web. The idea is straightforward. On the off chance that a web based publicizing firm loads...
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DNS Hijacking and DNS Spoofing
DNS hijacking and spoofing DNS is the underlying directory framework of the Internet. It turns a web address into an IP address that ultimately directs the user to legitimate website. If this DNS gets hijacked or taken over by a hacker group, the web address can be redirected to a completely different website. This malicious...
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