'Spies' grab your details while you surf

Many South Africans aimlessly surfing the World Wide Web could be unwittingly downloading software which makes private information including banking details available to fraudsters and hackers.

Last week, hackers logged into the Absa account of a 75 year old Johannesburg grandmother and stole more than R76 000 from her personal and overdraft accounts. Absa later agreed to refund the money. IOL: 'Spies' grab your details while you surf

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 10th July 2006 1:46AM