How crypto communities can stay more safe from phishing attacks on Slack — Beta release #2

What’s new in this release.

NOTE: MetaCert can not read, transmit or store any message content from any communication. The security app can only analyze URLs. User privacy is just as important as phishing protection.

Direct Message (DM) Protection

DM alerts are sent via the MetaCert app.

Private Channel Protection

Slackbot Protection

An impersonator uses the Slackbot reminder command to send a phishing message to everyone.
DM alerts are sent via the MetaCert app.

Slack Test API Protection

What else?

Some of the main known issues that need to be resolved before we submit for Slack’s approval

NOTE: MetaCert can not read, transmit or store any message content from any communication. The security app can only analyze URLs. User privacy is just as important as phishing protection.

Roadmap

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Paul Walsh

MetaCert CEO. Passionate about Cybersecurity, Blockchain, Crypto, Snowboarding & Red Wine. Part of the AOL team that launched AIM. Co-founded 2 W3C Standards.