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Hackers transform EA Web page into Apple ID phishing scheme

One of the game maker's servers is breached -- allowing hackers to create a phony Apple log-in screen that prompts users for personal information. EA says it now has the situation under control.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Spot a phishing e-mail in 2014

Has your account been compromised? Have you recently won a contest? Chances are good a hacker is trying to reel you in.

By Jan. 27, 2014

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Phishing scam piggybacks on Apple Dev Center hack

With people no doubt on edge after the hacking of Apple's Web site for developers, scammers are sending out bogus e-mails in an apparent effort to steal passwords.

By Jul. 25, 2013

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Google uncovers phishing campaign targeting Iranians

Web giant says it has identified a significant spike in phishing activity originating from within the country just days ahead of presidential elections.

By Jun. 12, 2013

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Deter phishing attacks by consolidating your contacts

If you forward your Web mail messages to your ISP mail account, you can delete all your Gmail, Outlook.com, and Yahoo Mail contacts and rely solely on your ISP account's address book.

By May. 31, 2013

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Twitter aiming to slash phishing e-mails sent from 'Twitter.com'

Twitter said today it has adopted a new technology that makes it much harder for phishing e-mails supposedly sent from the company to make it into users' in-boxes.

By Feb. 21, 2013

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Phishing attacks via text spiked this week -- researcher

The unexpected onslaught has pushed phishing to the top of the list of text-based threats, a researcher says.

By Sep. 7, 2012

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Facebook battles phishing by reaching out to users

In an effort to protect users and curb phishing, the social network gives users a select e-mail address to send reports of the illegal practice.

By Aug. 9, 2012

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Olympics-related malware goes on a global phishing trip

Crave's Eric Mack looks at some of the digital threats taking advantage of the Games and at how to protect yourself.

By Aug. 8, 2012

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New phishing attacks target iCloud, MobileMe users

As the holidays quickly approach and our agendas become filled with baking cookies, traveling, and last-second shopping, scammers are on the loose and have started targeting iCloud users in an attempt to acquire your log-in credentials.

By Dec. 22, 2011