FBI Alert: Cyber Actors Exploit ‘Secure’ Websites In Phishing Campaigns

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FBI Alert: Cyber Actors Exploit ‘Secure’ Websites In Phishing Campaigns

Websites with addresses that start with “https” are supposed to provide privacy and security to visitors.

After all, the “s” stands for “secure” in HTTPS: Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure. In fact, cyber security training has focused on encouraging people to look for the lock icon that appears in the web browser address bar on these secure sites.