Phishing attacks reach record levels as fraudsters turn attention to social networks

07/2/2014 | Government Security News · eWeek

The number of identified phishing sites targeting unsuspecting consumers grew by double digits in the first quarter of 2014, with the Anti-Phishing Working Group reporting 41,738 new phishing attacks per month -- continuing a trend of record-breaking growth from last year. PhishLabs found that the majority continue to target financial services and e-payment systems, but more than a third are now directed at social media and e-mail platforms.

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