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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.

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

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

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.

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

Read more in my article at Naked Security.