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Fake Domain Detective 1.3.1-signed.1-signed No Restart
Protect yourself against fake websites! Fake Domain Detective helps make sure the site
you are on is where you really want to be.
About this Add-on
attacks. These are websites created to impersonate another for malicious
purposes. Fake domain attacks have been observed on independent media
and civil society websites, which instead serve malware or alternative
information to their users. See our report for more details.
The Fake Domain Detective add-on for Firefox will let you know if you accidentally
visit a known fake domain and redirect you to original website,
notifying you of the thwarted attack. It also provides a mechanism for
reporting new potential fake domains to be included in the plugin.
If you run into any bugs or want to add additional functionality you can
find the Fake Domain Detective add-on on GitHub:
Access is an international human rights organization that defends and
extends the digital rights of users at risk around the world. By
combining innovative policy, user engagement, and direct technical
support, we fight for open and secure communications for all.
To test the add-on, go to accesssnow.org, which is a sandbox domain,
built only for test purposes.
- Global setting added (on add-on's page)
- A new panel :
* alowing users to report fake domains.
* change detailed settings
- More languages supported.
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