Fish for new employees and get phished?

Tuesday, 13 March 2007, 11:06 AM EST

Attackers are launching targeted phishing scams from the job-related site CareerBuilder.com, according to one network manager who says his engineering firm recently had to combat phishing techniques that use the lure of phony online resumes.

Marc Cote, manager of network services at a Midwest engineering firm that he requested remain unidentified, says his firm routinely posts job openings on CareerBuilder.com. Recently Cote has seen evidence that the online recruitment process is being exploited for phishing attacks.

At Computerworld.

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