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Phishers targeting crypto currency and retail sites


Help Net Security - (International) The Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG) released its report for the second quarter of 2014 (Q2) and found that the number of phishing attacks was the second-highest number since recording began in 2008, with online payment services and cryptocurrency sites being frequent targets, among other findings.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:21:32