Google Blacklist Contained Confidential Information


Internet security firm Finjan will confirm on Monday that Google's much discussed anti phishing blacklist contained confidential usernames and passwords of individuals, including credentials for accounts at banks and other financial institutions.

Google's current anti-phishing blacklist, which has no access protection, is here. Itís It used by the Google Safe Browsing for Firefox extension which is now part of the Google Toolbar for Firefox, according to Michael Sutton, who has spent some time analyzing it. Google Blacklist Contained Confidential Information

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