How to stop phishing in one easy step

Friday, 7 October 2005, 12:23 PM EST

Here's a security concept for everyone: "if you can't do it securely, then don't do it at all." This particularly applies when it would be far more "convenient" to do it in an insecure fashion. I'm not talking convenience here, I'm talking security. So, how this applies to phishing is, don't use email to send links or account information.

By Brandoch Conner at Linux Today.

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