Citibank helps phishers improve their bait?


It took help from three security experts, Citibank's spokesperson, dozens of emails and almost a full working day of investigation to confirm that an email I had seen from Citibank was not actually a clever phishing attempt.

This particular e-mail was sent by Citibank Australia at the end of October to inform customers that its online security system had been revamped so they should visit the Web site and update their log-in credentials. ZDNet Australia: Blogs: Securify This!

Linked by shanmuga Monday, 13th November 2006 7:05AM