FSecure falls victim to spoofers

Computer security company F-Secure has admitted it has fallen prey to a 'spoofing' attack. Spoofing attacks refer to cases when a person or program masquerades as another.

In the F-Secure case, an unknown attacker sent out thousands of infected emails that appeared to be from a non-existant F-Secure employee, 'David Adams, Dept. Research, F-Secure Development'. F-Secure falls victim to spoofers - Web User News

Linked by shanmuga Saturday, 4th February 2006 2:30AM