Phishers migrating to Trojan horse attacks

Friday, 7 January 2005, 12:16 AM EST

The latest report from the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG) suggests a depressing if unsurprising outlook for phishing trends in the year ahead.

Figures for November, the most recent available from the organization, show a 28% growth in phishing scams over the four previous months. A total of 1,518 sites were active during the month, and most of them were based in the U.S. and Asia.

By John E. Dunn at Computerworld.

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