Global phishing outbreak hits four banks

Friday, 26 August 2005, 1:24 PM EST

Four banks have been targeted by phishers in an international attempt at fraud.

It is not clear if the phishers are working together, but at least two of the attacks bear strong similarities. Banesto Bank in Spain, Poste Italiane Banca in Italy, the Canadian Bank of Montreal and the Visions Federal Credit Union in the United States have all been targeted.

By Iain Thomson at vnunet.

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