Phish Hooked, Thieves Find Easy Pickings on Social Sites

Rob Newland is a pro at dodging spam emails and suspicious popup windows as he surfs the Web. But he lets his guard down when he is checking friends' profiles and clicking through blog posts on the social networking Web site MySpace.

"I'm there to meet new people, so I follow random messages and links," the 24-year-old D.C. bartender said. "It seems harmless." Phish-Hooked

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