The address of the official Libra website is 'www.calibra.com.' Calibra is the crypto-wallet for Libra, but the phishing site
has changed the 'i' in Calibra into an accented 'i' that is easily missed at first glance.
If any of domain matched with the current website, then declare it a legitimate or otherwise make it a phishing site
These tools have built-in features which use blacklists and/or URL/web page heuristics to detect phishing sites
When features of a site are similar to the ones of a phishing site
, the entry site will be identified as a phishing one.
According to the statistics of PhishTank, over 1.3 million phishing sites
are verified and registered in its database merely in the first two years after its launch.
Furthermore, PhishTank has explicitly designed its blacklist to be helpful to defenders (especially ISP 'abuse teams'), adding features such as searches for phishing sites
based on ASNs and RSS feeds of new entries within an ASN.
"You can buy a kit to put up a phishing site
or deploy Trojans with no coding skills whatsoever."
* PhishTank's database of fresh phishing submissions is sometimes polluted since anyone can submit a website (we even found BitDefender's website submitted as a possible phishing site
Among the other techniques used by phishers are addressing victims using their real name, sending e-mail that appears to come from a trusted friend or coworker, using a Web address for the phishing site
that's very close to that of the real site, featuring images at the phishing site
that were stolen from the real site, using links at the phishing site
that connect to the real site, and employing scripts at the phishing site
that place a picture of the real Web address over the address bar.
However, even though law enforcement might not be able to shut down a phishing site
due lack of jurisdiction, authorities should still be notified as soon any attacks are identified (Britt, 2005).
When a site is determined to be a potential Phishing site
, the ZILLAbar displays a Phishing Alert in real time.
For example, modules in the software can notify you if you are visiting a known phishing site
or if you are being redirected to a Web site that looks like the one you want to visit but is actually a fake.