Phishers spoof more brands

Monday, 18 September 2006, 11:38 AM EST

Phishers counterfeited a record number of commercial brands, reaching into ever-smaller corners of the Internet, according to the Anti-Phishing Working Group's latest report.

The group's monthly cybercrime summary says 154 brands were hijacked by e-mailed phishing campaigns during July, an increase of 18% over June and 12% over the previous record, set in May.

At InformationWeek.

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