Financial web sites vulnerable to phishing attacks

Monday, 27 September 2004, 4:17 PM EST

Nine out of ten financial web sites contain security flaws that could expose them to phishing attacks, according to a study by Next Generation Security Software.

More than 90 per cent of web-based applications audited over the last year contained 'trivial security' or 'logic flaws'.

Daniel Thomas at vnunet.

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