Phishing Filter: another feature added to Opera
Monday, December 18, 2006 5:23:31 PM
IE 7 and Firefox 2 have both included phishing filter in their new releases.
THe free Opera 9.1 browser will display a warning message when users go to a site that may trick them into revealing passwords and other sensitive information. Opera's update was released Monday.
Opera has incorporated with PhishTank project from OpenDNS. Users submit the doubtful website link to PhishTank.com they believe are fradulent, and others in the community check the message and the website and vote on whether it is or isn't a scam.