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fishing

speculative. In referring to interrogatories in England, or diligence in Scotland, it means that the purpose of obtaining the powers to inquire or search is not known; rather it is hoped that once granted something will turn up. Courts generally do not grant such orders.
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Financial phishing attacks are fraudulent messages which link to copycat websites that appear legitimate.
The study, drawn from a data set of more than six million users across nearly 11,000 organizations, anonymously tracked users by company size and industry at three points: a baseline phishing security test; results after 90 days of combined CBT and simulated phishing; and results after one year of combined CBT and phishing.
The creators of the phishing sites fill the subdomain address of their site with hyphens that push the page domain out of sight on mobile browsers.
The commonly employed social engineering attack known as phishing lures victims into providing sensitive information such as usernames and passwords, credit card numbers, and identity-related information, by imitating websites of popular and trustworthy organizations (e.
To combat this threat and ensure detection of phishing websites, including new ones, Kaspersky Lab s anti-phishing technology combines several layers a database of phishing wildcards on the endpoint, a constantly updated database in the cloud and heuristic analysis.
Phishing is a fraudulent scheme used by cybercriminals to obtain confidential user data with the help of fake web pages imitating Internet resources.
000 office workers across the UK, showed that more than 1 in 5 people admit to having been tricked by a phishing email into clicking a link or opening an attachment, but more worrisome is the 78% that thinks they have never fallen for a phishing email.
In addition to noting that the number of phishing sites has grown, Peter Cassidy, Secretary General of the APWG, noted this week that, "There seems to be no kind of company or enterprise that's safe from the scourge of phishing.
We leverage this behaviour to detect phishing sites by closely monitoring any traffic to the bank website through referrals.
SpamTitan Technologies, the makers of powerful yet easy-to-manage spam and web filtering software, today announced the findings of its latest survey of SMBs on the continued danger of phishing attacks.
The international organization of APWG--Anti-Phishing Working Group--has reported that during the second half of 2008 the number of phishing attacks reported to them grew with more than 20 percent related to the figures of the first half of the year, from 47342 to 56969 (Aaron & Rasmussen, 2009).