TITLE

Smart Phone Attacks on the Rise?

PUB. DATE
September 2009
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Sep2009, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the Cisco Systems Inc. 2009 Midyear Security Report which indicates that criminals are taking advantage of modern technology to deceive people with their phishing scam through mobile telephones in 2009 in the U.S. The report states that the criminal underground is collaborating to use current events such as swine flu to victimize people. The report also confirmed that there was an increase in these kinds of attack through the use of SMS text messages.
ACCESSION #
44064689

 

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