March 11, 2005

Pharming - a new technique for Internet fraud

Scott writes "Hackers appear to have an increasing interest in reaping financial reward from their actions and creations. If until now, phishing - using emails to lure users into entering data into spoofed online banking websites - was one of the most widespread fraud techniques, 'pharming' now poses an even greater threat."

Link: it-observer.com

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