Weekly analysis – 13th February 2010 to 20th February 2010

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MillerSmiles provides its weekly phishing analysis for the week of 13th February 2010 to 20th February 2010

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Weekly analysis – 6th February 2010 to 13th February 2010

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MillerSmiles provides its weekly phishing analysis for the week of 6th February 2010 to 13th February 2010

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Facebook and Twitter are Popular among Hackers and Thieves

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  IT security firm Sophos revealed Monday in its Security Threat 2010  that Facebook and Tweeter are not only for social networker, it is extensively used by cybercriminals. The survey also said that spamming on social networking sites went up to 70%. 57% of the users said that they have been spammed through social networking …. Source

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Weekly analysis – 23rd January 2010 to 30th January 2010

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MillerSmiles provides its weekly phishing analysis for the week of 23rd January 2010 to 30th January 2010

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Warning: Serious Scam Involving IRS (W8 BEN)

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There is a serious scam involving IRS (Internal Revenue Service, USA) which can fool even the most web-savvy people. Please read below for details on how you can protect yourself from this email which appears to genuinely come from IRS, inquiring about your tax exemption status.

I received an email today which states:
Our record indicates that [...]

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Tax Phishing Scams

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Scammers are taking advantage of the current US tax season.

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Christmas phishing threats loom

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Online shoppers are warned against phishing attacks over Christmas.

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Microsoft’s Anti – Phishing Tool

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Microsoft is due to release its anti-phishing tool to the public.

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UK Phishing Laws Toughened Up

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New UK phishing laws will allow prison sentences of up to 10 years for phishers.

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Phishing Attacks Continue To Rise

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Symantec has issued a report confirming a massive upward trend in phishing attacks.

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