Using Security to Create Insecurity

Sausner, Rebecca
July 2006
Bank Technology News;Jul2006, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p29
Trade Publication
The article reports on the latest means being employed by phishers to obtain data from unsuspecting consumers. Phishers trick consumers into supplying personal data in the guise of making security checks. Other fraudulent methods used are scam call centers that mimic the target bank, e-mail delivery systems, and smart redirection attacks.


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