Saturday, November 22, 2008

New Variations of Cyber Crime Emerging

The criminals behind the rising cyber crime wave are becoming more sophisticated. The techniques they are using to gain access to money, identities, and trade secrets are getting more refined as time goes on. In addition, they are now backed by entities with deep pockets of money. New types of cyber crime are emerging such as "spear-phishing" and "pharming". Read more in "Spear-Phishing and Pharming", Forbes.com, November 21, 2008.

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