Phishing is an attempt by internet criminals to access your personal information such as usernames, passwords and credit card details to loot. This often happens by you to a website that is similar to that of the bank or a well-known online service where you will be asked to enter your personal details to fill in. The program PhishBlock blocks these phishing attempts.
PhishBlock makes it for hackers difficult to you by referring to an unsafe nepsite.
In the most simple cases, you will be in phishing are encouraged to to click on a link to a site that, for example, resembles that of your bank but a different URL. In more sophisticated phishing attacks are unnoticed by the host files on your computer, changed. In other cases abuse of vulnerable components in your DNS server software.
PhishBlock is a security program that all these phishing methods to detect and block. The program detects malware URLs, unreliable hosts and dangerous IP addresses.
There are already a lot of business security products on the market, but these run quickly into the tens of thousands of euros. These are therefore not suitable for private use on a Windows computer. The creators of PhishBlock therefore, this open source program will be developed.
This tool is an excellent addition to your existing security software as often hazards detects that the computer has already been invaded. PhishBlock, thus forming an extra layer of protection. The software is only available for Windows operating systems. Versions for Linux and Mac OS are still in development.
PhishBlock has the following characteristics:
You can free download PhishBlock and safe install the latest trial or new full version for Windows 10 (x32, 64 bit) from the official site.