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Friday, October 07, 2005

Fake Google Toolbars Spreading Identity Theft

Beware of guests bearing Google Toolbars. That's because a series of phishing probes are making the rounds that deliver a faked version. Install the real-looking software, and your credit cards and other personal information are captured, then transmitted to a shadowy group of criminals. Details on how the scam works, and what to look out for.
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