Image stealing by phishers

Lazy phishers are often simply making a copy of the original bank site with some malicious modifications. As an example, take a look at this currently active phishing site targeting Chase Bank. (screenshot)

This phishing site is running on an infected home computer in Spain. Only the html is hosted there; all the images are actually loaded directly from a real server.

Now, activity like this could be detected by the website of the bank automatically. How about modifying the logic of the bank web server to do something... F-Secure : News from the Lab

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 17th April 2006 11:40PM