Phishing and Email Fraud Protection

  • October 18, 2006 18 Oct'06

    Three ways phishers are hooking you

    Researchers say the bad guys are getting a lot better at catching users on the phishing hook. Three methods are of particular concern.

  • October 18, 2006 18 Oct'06

    Phishing: A whale of a problem for enterprises

    Phishing is no longer just a consumer problem, say experts. The scams are hurting companies' reputations and bottom lines.

  • October 12, 2006 12 Oct'06

    New phishing threat outpaces Netsky-P

    A new phishing threat targeting clients of a German-based bank is surpassing global detections of the prolific Netsky-P malware.

  • October 06, 2006 06 Oct'06

    PhishTank casts its net for malicious email

    PhishTank, a new information clearinghose for phishing attack data, not only archives suspected and confirmed phishing emails, but also enables contributors submit and access data.

  • October 04, 2006 04 Oct'06

    Phishing secrets revealed

    Get an overview of how phishing threatens Exchange Server from a leading authority on phishing technology, and learn what you need to do to protect your data.

  • September 07, 2006 07 Sep'06

    SMS phishing is here

    Phishing attacks are no longer limited to email. Recently, researchers uncovered phishing scams using SMS, and mobile experts say enterprises should be wary of these so-called SMiShing scams.

  • August 31, 2006 31 Aug'06

    Online crime as ugly as ever

    At this year's Conference on Email and Antispam, one expert said that despite the increasing complexity of online scams and attacks, digital criminals are less about the technology and more about the crime.

  • July 14, 2006 14 Jul'06

    10 tips in 10 minutes: Phishing exposed

    A must read for programmers and administrators responsible for system security, this collection of 10 tips from Phishing Exposed, by Lance James, will teach you how to prepare for and defend against phishers and spammers. You'll learn tricks ...

  • April 21, 2006 21 Apr'06

    SMB cyberthreats on the rise

    Two recent studies suggest the nation's small businesses are more vulnerable to cyberattacks than ever before.

  • April 21, 2006 21 Apr'06

    Research shows smarter phishing

    Recent threat reports all suggest a steady increase in the aggressiveness and sophistication of phishing attacks, and bank customers are still a top target.

  • April 05, 2006 05 Apr'06

    Scam artists flocking to MySpace

    The Internet's most popular social networking site is all the rage in phishing circles, as crooks are using MySpace profiles to figure out users' enterprise passwords.

  • April 04, 2006 04 Apr'06

    Fake BBC e-mails seek to exploit IE flaw

    Attackers are using messages with BBC article excerpts to trick people into visiting a Web site that exploits the Internet Explorer createTextRange flaw.

  • March 23, 2006 23 Mar'06

    Phishers techniques for email harvesting

    Discover the harvesting tools and techniques phishers use for email harvesting and where and who they target.

  • March 23, 2006 23 Mar'06

    How phishers send anonymous email

    Learn how factors, such as Proxy chains and location, help phishers to successfully send anonymous email; and why onion-routing may hinder tracking of these offenders.

  • March 23, 2006 23 Mar'06

    Phishers, hackers and insiders

    Discover how phishers are now using hacking techniques and are teaming up with insiders to access not only your email address but your personal information as well.