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Study Finds 99.99 Percent Probability That Websites with Company-Branded Address Bars Represent a Legitimate, Trusted Domain

Georgia Tech Cyber Forensics Innovation Lab Studied 2.6 Million Certificates to Determine Correlation Between Online Crime and Sites with Extended Validation In 2018, phishing attacks were attempted 482.5 million times, more than doubling the number of incidents in 2017. New research conducted by the Georgia Institute of Technology Cyber Forensics Innovation (CyFI) Laboratory confirms that a website with a company-branded address bar greatly decreases the chance of internet users falling victim to a malware attack or…