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Are there any useful apps/sites that could provide some sort of risk score for hyperlinks embedded in emails or elsewhere. e.g. the potential impact of clicking it? I've got a batch of 'suspect' email messages in a PST archive currently stored on an offline device (no Internet connection) and I was interested in analyzing the links within the messages, to identify the possible threat of clicking them or the destination site. 


Or if you were to do a manual review, is there much that can be done visually on a URL behind a hyperlink to identify the possible threat of clicking it. What specific characteristics would you look for in the link to raise suspicions? 

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8/22/2022 - Mon
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David Johnson, CD

if they are suspect then don't under any circumstances click on them.
Rule #1 is if you are not expecting an email then don't trust anything on the email. Verify everything.

my advice is to delete these to prevent someone in the future clicking on them with possible dire consequences.
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No plans to click them on an Internet connected device,, not worth the risk. I just wondered if there were any analysis/sandbox tools where you could supply the link from the email and it provide some form of analysis/risk level/report.
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