Stopping (https) phishing

a socio/technical answer

Graph taken from the APWG Trends report Q4 2017
An institutional web of trust in which web sites can hook themselves to give their online presence some legitimacy.
$ curl -I https://co-operating.systems/
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Date: Mon, 02 Jul 2018 07:45:18 GMT
Server: Apache/2.4.25 (Debian)
Last-Modified: Mon, 02 Jul 2018 01:29:11 GMT
ETag: "22fb-56ffa1fec7282"
Accept-Ranges: bytes
Content-Length: 8955
Vary: Accept-Encoding
Link: <https://api.companieshouse.gov.uk/company/09920845>; rel="registry"
Content-Type: text/html
$ curl -u token https://api.companieshouse.gov.uk/company/09920845
{
"registered_office_address": {
"locality": "London",
"address_line_1": "2, Harlequin Court",
"address_line_2": "6 Thomas More Street",
"country": "United Kingdom",
"postal_code": "E1W 1AR"
},
"undeliverable_registered_office_address": false,
"has_insolvency_history": false,
"company_number": "09920845",
"jurisdiction": "england-wales",
"company_status": "active",
"has_charges": false,
"type": "ltd",
"company_name": "CO-OPERATING SYSTEMS LTD.",
"date_of_creation": "2015-12-17",
"domain": ["co-operating.systems","www.co-operating.systems"],
"accounts": {
"next_due": "2018-09-30",
"accounting_reference_date": {
"day": "31",
"month": "12"
},
"last_accounts": {
"period_start_on": "2015-12-17",
"made_up_to": "2016-12-31",
"period_end_on": "2016-12-31",
"type": "dormant"
},
...,
}
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Henry Story

is writing his PhD on http://co-operating.systems/ . A Social Web Architect, he develops in Scala ideas guided by Philosophy, and a little Category Theory.