When Apple rolled out its Mobile Me service last month, it provided phishers with a golden opportunity to scam users of .Mac, according to a credit card protection service.
"We confirmed this," said Dan Clements, vice president at Affinion Group, the company that owns Card Cops. "...We called some of the .Mac users" found on a trading site used by the Internet underground.
Card Cops includes among its customers major banks worldwide. For the last eight years, the group has been helping its clients and law enforcement track down those who are trading personal information online. … Read more