Experts struggle to fight online "phishing" schemes


The e-mails look real. A bank needs to "verify" your account information. An online payment service urgently warns about "unauthorized" access to your account.

But those who click on the links and enter their data may end up being a victim of one of the fastest-growing and most insidious fraud schemes in cyberspace, known as "phishing."

Even though the scam has been around for over two years, security experts say it is still growing and become more sophisticated. Experts struggle to fight online "phishing' schemes - Yahoo! News

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