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Phishing attack against MSN/Hotmail users – a new year, but old tricks still persist

You would like to think that computer users are getting smarter about securing their systems, and not falling for the age-old tricks used by cybercriminals.

However, we still see our fair share of elementary unsophisticated attacks designed to steal credentials from the unwary.


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Microsoft Windows Update emails try to steal your Gmail, Yahoo, AOL passwords…

Beware any emails which claim to come from privacy@microsoft.com – it could be that you’re being targeted in an attack designed to steal your AOL, Gmail, Yahoo or Windows Live password.


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Hotmail fights back against hacked email accounts

Hotmail introduces a feature to make it quicker and easier for control of the hacked email accounts to be returned to their rightful owners.


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Flirty phishing? 24/female/horny has just Twitter-spammed you

Read more in my article at Naked Security.


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