Why phishers love HTTPS

by helpnetsecurity 06/12/2017 at 14:13
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As more and more sites switch to HTTPS, the number of phishing sites hosted on HTTPS domains is also increasing. “In the third quarter of 2017, we observed nearly a quarter of all phishing sites hosted on HTTPS domains, nearly double the percentage we saw in the second quarter. A year ago, less than three percent of phish were hosted on websites using SSL certificates. Two years ago, this figure was less than one percent,” … More →