Amazon India home page throws Deceptive site ahead warning in Google Chrome

Amazon is considered as a safest site in the e-commerce world. However, when we navigated to today at around 8.30 PM IST, a dark page with Deceptive site ahead warning was displayed. This error occurs in Google Chrome.


If you select Details option, you will be able to view the following message

Google Safe Browsing recently detected phishing on Phishing sites pretend to be other websites to trick you. Learn more.

You can report a detection problem or, if you understand the risks to your security, visit this unsafe site.

In Firefox, the home page is displayed but the above warning message appears inside a square box on the right hand side. However, the Amazon home pages gets displayed properly in Internet Explorer. We expect the problem is a temporary and Amazon will fix the issue within hours.

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