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American Greetings raises e-card defenses against phishers

The greeting card company is now using an anti-phishing standard known as DMARC to help block fake e-mails.

By May 30, 2012

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Phishers are posing as Facebook security on chat

Pretending to be Facebook Security, scammers are sending chat messages to people trying to get their account information and credit card data.

By January 13, 2012

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Phishers use HTML attachments to evade browser blacklists

Successful attacks require recipients of phishing e-mails to open an HTML attachment and fill out a form before data is sent to a compromised Web server for harvesting.

By March 16, 2011

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Microsoft sues alleged IM spammers, phishers

Microsoft has taken out a lawsuit against companies and individuals that have allegedly attempted to obtain usernames and passwords from users of its IM service.

By July 16, 2009

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Mobile codes to boost Google account security

A two-step verification feature is designed to serve as an additional roadblock for phishers who have managed to steal people's Google Apps passwords.

By September 20, 2010

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Buzz Out Loud Ep. 1301: Apple waves the phishing flag (podcast)

Turns out, when you announce to the world that you've got 160 million users, all of whom are tied to a credit card, you kind of call the phishers your way like a horde of hungry zombies. Hence: Ping comment spam. Also, HP is going to actually produce memristors, 4chan is throwing birthday parties for sweet old men, and Boxee CEO Avner Ronen joins us to talk about why Apple TV doesn't scare him one bit. --Molly

By September 3, 2010

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Buzz Out Loud Ep. 1301: Apple waves the phishing flag (podcast)

Turns out, when you announce to the world that you've got 160 million users, all of whom are tied to a credit card, you kind of call the phishers your way like a horde of hungry zombies. Hence: Ping comment spam. Also, HP is going to actually produce memristors, 4chan is throwing birthday parties for sweet old men, and Boxee CEO Avner Ronen joins us to talk about why Apple TV doesn't scare him one bit. --Molly

By September 3, 2010

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Study: Facebook joins PayPal, eBay as popular phishing target

Facebook targeted by phishers more than Google, IRS, and Bank of America, Kaspersky Lab study finds.

By May 12, 2010

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Google Calendar now the target of phishers

Once a favorite of spammers, Google Calendar is now being targeted by phishers using e-mail referencing a legitimate event that asks for user name and password.

By June 30, 2008

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Apple iTunes targeted by phishers

Popular music site is targeted by phony site where thieves ask for credit card, social security, and mother's maiden name information.

By May 21, 2008