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Attacks Targeting Classified Ad Sites Surge

February 2nd, 2011 02:02 admin Leave a comment Go to comments


wiredmikey writes “Despite spam levels being at their lowest since March 2009, metrics released by the APWG indicate that cybercriminals are cultivating an array of alternative attack schemes, and in particular, increasing attacks on the online classified services sector with phishing attacks. Though the online payment services sector remained the most targeted industry with 38 percent of detected attacks in Q2, the classified ads services sector experienced rapid growth in phishing attacks.”

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