Hunting Down The Protesters Online

by Patrick Appel

A reader writes:

The site "" has posted photos of Iranian protesters for identification. There is an email (in Persian) going around that encourages people to take action against the site by submitting it as a phishing site to Microsoft and Google. I am including brief instructions below with hopes that your readers will help the effort or think of better ways to deal with this.  For submitting to Microsoft: Follow this link.  Choose "I think this is a phishing site" and submit. For submitting to Google: Follow this link:  Enter as the site address and submit the report.