Phishing Alert detects potential Phishing Attacks in Website Addresses
“Phishing Alert” is a browser extension that will monitor, detect and teach you about potential Phishing techniques.
Phishing is a form of social engineering, where cyber-criminals and scammers create an email, message or website pretending to be from a legitimate company, in an attempt to trick you into revealing your username, password, credit cards and other sensitive information. That information can then be used to conduct fraudulent activity.
Phishing Alert watches out for techniques used in URL based Phishing Attacks.
— Data URI blocks
— Script tags
— HTML tags
— Large blocks of spaces