Cyber Crooks Go Phishing


Large websites like PayPal, eBay and Amazon have all been targeted by phishing scam e-mails in the past, but experts say these days, online consumers are seeing even more "phishy" e-mails in their in-box.

So what exactly is phishing? Phishing is the term used when online crooks pretend to be financial institutions or legitimate companies and send spam or pop-up messages to try to get you to reveal your personal information. Cyber Crooks Go Phishing - Entrepreneur.com - MSNBC.com

Linked by shanmuga Tuesday, 13th March 2007 1:06AM