Can IE 7 kill off phishing?


Phishing could soon be a thing of the past and the credit may have to go to Microsoft. That's according to a leading web security expert who says functionality built into Internet Explore 7 could shutter fraudulent websites within 18 months.

Tim Callan, a director at VeriSign, said anti-phishing guards in IE 7 - which will warn users off malicious websites where they may be asked to submit personal information such as bank or credit cards details - will help restore badly damaged consumer confidence. Can IE 7 kill off phishing? - silicon.com - Breaking Business and Technology News at silicon.com

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