Phishing attacks are really threatened by Microsoft Outlook.com new security measures. 2 systems have been developed as users are increasing every day.
DMARC (Domain-based Message Authentication, Reporting & Conformance) and EV Certificates (Extended Validation) will be working for Microsoft with the aim of protecting Outlook.com of phishing attacks.
DMARC works by saving mail services and keep them safe with reports and constant alerts to DMARC senders. Mail traffic is also reported.
And then you have EV Certificates which are created to keep safe users from phishing attacks and fighting web sites that seem to be real but they are not.
EV Certificates is made by SkyDrive and also many Microsoft services. Hotmail.com clients and Live.com are receiving exactly the same volume and quality of protection when users select ¨update to Outlook.com¨.
For that reason, please join Outlook.com and enjoy this new platform with many new features and the most important issue: High level of Security