Phishing Domains Tanked After Meta Sued Freenom
The number of phishing websites tied to domain name registrar Freenom dropped precipitously in the months surrounding a recent lawsuit from social networking giant Meta, which alleged the free domain name provider has a long history of ignoring abuse complaints about phishing websites while monetizing traffic to those abusive domains.
Why Your Branch of the Future Needs Next-Gen SD-WAN and Prisma SASE
Our industry’s first next-gen SD-WAN with SASE powers the branch of the future with elasticity, app definition, Zero-Trust, and automates day 2 operations. The post Why Your Branch of the Future Needs Next-Gen SD-WAN and Prisma SASE appeared first on Palo Alto Networks Blog .
Brute-Forcing a Fingerprint Reader
It’s neither hard nor expensive : Unlike password authentication, which requires a direct match between what is inputted and what’s stored in a database, fingerprint authentication determines a match using a reference threshold. As a result, a successful fingerprint brute-force attack requires only that an inputted image provides an acceptable approximation of an image in the fingerprint database. BrutePrint manipulates the false acceptance rate (FAR) to increase the threshold so fewer approxim…