Phishing sites on the rise

Thursday, 16 December 2004, 10:23 AM EST

The number of phishing sites reported to the Anti-Phishing Working Group has risen by 28 percent each month from July to November this year, the group says in its latest Phishing Attack Trends Report.

A total of 1518 active phishing sites were reported in November, most of which were hosted in the United States. Fifty-one barnds were covered in all but 80 percent of the attempts at phishing were targeted at six brands.

At The Age.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

The big picture of protecting and securing Big Data

Today almost every company is dealing with big data in one way or another – including customer data, tracking data, and behavioral marketing information – connecting every aspect of our lives. While this is a cutting edge use of technology, data monitoring can become dangerous when placed in the wrong hands.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Fri, Aug 28th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //