How to Spot Poisoned Links

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By Todd Brasel and Vince Hannon, NYSTEC Information Security Consultants

You’re looking for information on a particular topic, so you do a web search using your favorite browser.  The results page displays the first batch of links, and the first one looks especially promising — from the title and link description, it seems a perfect match.  But how safe is that link you’re about to click? Continue reading