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New technique makes phishing sites easier to create, more difficult to spot

2014/11/05

Help Net Security - (International) Trend Micro researchers identified a new phishing site technique targeting an e-commerce site that uses a proxy to relay user traffic to a legitimate site and then redirects users to a phishing site once they make a purchase and enter payment information. The method was observed in an attack on an online store in Japan but could be used for other sites.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=17592

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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