Opera Software ASA has added a filter that blocks phishing sites to
its Web browser software, following the example set by rivals Microsoft
Corp. and Mozilla Corp.
Tue, Dec 19 2006 5:27
Opera browser adds phishing filter
In version 9.1 of the Opera Web browser, released
Monday, the company introduced a phishing filter that uses information
from PhishTank and GeoTrust to help protect users from being duped by
PhishTank, overseen by open-source group OpenDNS, is a collaborative
clearinghouse that allows anyone to submit and track data about
phishing sites. GeoTrust provides digital certificates.
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