Phishing attacks on increase as crimeware kits sold online


The number of phishing attacks and websites has surged to an all time high thanks to the growing problem of 'crimeware' kits being sold online.

This was the warning from the Anti Phishing Working Group (APWG), which said the kits allow non technical criminals to start up their own online criminal empires.

All the information they need to set up phishing emails or websites infected with malware, such as Trojans, viruses and worms, is contained in the kits bought and sold online. Phishing attacks on increase as crimeware kits sold online - Computeract!ve

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 4th September 2006 11:25PM