Security Experts On GitHub Accts Stolen In Phishing Attacks

In response to the news that GitHub users’ accounts are being stolen in an ongoing series of phishing attacks (link to GitHub alert:, Security experts offer perspective.

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Paul Taylor
Paul Taylor , ESCALATE Mentor
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April 20, 2020 1:39 pm

This attack can be easily thwarted by using a good password manager and not entering your credentials yourself. Take a look at BitWarden, a full featured open source password manager that will help you keep a unique password for each site you have an account with, as well as not automatically entering your credentials on doppelganger sites.

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