Microsoft Targets European phishing gangs


Microsoft is launching legal action against 100 phishing gangs based in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

By the end of March, 53 cases will have begun said Microsoft, with all 100 filed by the end of June.

Seven of the criminal groups behind fake websites that trick people into handing over confidential information are known to be in the UK. BBC NEWS | Technology | European phishing gangs targeted

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