Thursday, April 17, 2008

Criminals hack CEOs with fake subpoenas

Security researchers say that thousands have fallen victim to an e-mail scam in which senior managers are told that they have been sued in federal court and must click on a Web link to download court documents. Victims of the crime are taken to a phony Web site where they are told they need to install browser plug-in software to view the documents. That software gives the criminals access to the victim's computer. ...continue reading 'Criminals hack CEOs with fake subpoenas'

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