Brazil police arrest big phishing gang

The Brazilian police is reporting that they have made a nice bust. They have arrested 55 people belonging to a phishing gang. 330 policemen were involved in this case and they are still searching for another 10 criminals.

The police have estimated that the criminals looted the accounts of 200 people, making $4.6 million in total. How did they obtain the banking information? By sending the victims emails containing a Trojan-Spy. - Analyst's Diary

Linked by shanmuga Saturday, 18th February 2006 12:17AM