snopes.com Post new topic  Post a reply
search | faq | forum home

  next oldest topic   next newest topic
» Hello snopes.com » Urban Legends » Crime » E-mail scammers try new bait in 'vishing' for fresh victims

 - UBBFriend: Email this page to someone!    
Author Topic: E-mail scammers try new bait in 'vishing' for fresh victims
snopes
Return! Return! Return!


Icon 18 posted      Profile for snopes   Author's Homepage   E-mail snopes       Edit/Delete post   Reply with quote 
For some time, banks and credit-card companies have been warning computer users about so-called phishing e-mails that link to counterfeit Web sites where customers are asked to enter their account numbers and other personal information.

Now, savvy con artists are adding a new twist dubbed "vishing."

http://www.azcentral.com/business/articles/0717wsj-voice-phishing17-ON.html

Posts: 36029 | From: Admin | Registered: Feb 2000  |  IP: Logged | Report this post to a moderator
   

Quick Reply
Message:

HTML is enabled.
UBB Code™ is enabled.

Instant Graemlins
   


Post new topic  Post a reply Close topic   Feature Topic   Move Topic   Delete topic next oldest topic   next newest topic
 - Printer-friendly view of this topic
Hop To:


Urban Legends Reference Pages

Powered by Infopop Corporation
UBB.classic™ 6.7.2