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Trend of Phishing Spreading Through Spam Mails

AhnLab collects dozens of phishing spam mails from several clients daily. Phishing spam mails can be divided into two major types. The first type is using a fabricated e-mail from the get-go (e.g. asking to reply with personal information). The second type includes the address of the phishing website in the body of the e-mail, prompting the user to connect to it, or includes the script file of the phishing website as an attachment. This post will explain the characteristics…