Group that includes Symantec, VeriSign, and Microsoft tags Twitter tops among 800 websites for user protection, security.
AOL instructs mailbox providers to reject any email allegedly associated with an AOL domain that didn't originate from an AOL server.
Twitter said today it has adopted a new technology that makes it much harder for phishing e-mails supposedly sent from the company to make it into users' in-boxes.
Nearly a decade in the works, Internet-wide projects designed to keep e-mail safe from scams, spam, and identity-thieving phishing attempts are paying off.
Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Yahoo, PayPal, and others are working together on a standard that can be used across the Internet for blocking phishing e-mails.
The greeting card company is now using an anti-phishing standard known as DMARC to help block fake e-mails.
The self-serve streaming ad company raises a second round of funding from Bain Capital Ventures and existing backers Union Square Ventures and CBS.
Michael Adair is now vice president of corporate development and finance for the woman-oriented publisher.