Phone phishers target PayPal
Hi-tech fraudsters are attempting to trick PayPal users into calling a phone number and giving over sensitive credit card account information.
The tactic follows the same patterns as a recently detected "phone phishing" attack targeting customers of the Santa Barbara Bank & Trust. The attack on PayPal shows that the approach is going mainstream.
At The Register.
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