Tag Archives: Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Banks To Customers: You Have To Pay For Phishing

By | June 4, 2005

Good article in Australia’s BRW Magazine about phishing and banks. It makes some important points, not least that banks are still trying to talk down the problem while at the same time passing costs and risk onto the customer: Banks are desperate to assure their customers that internet banking is safe. But their actions are not comforting. Three of… Read More »

News: Have you been brand spoofed yet?

By | July 8, 2003

 SurfControl, an anti-spam company, says that “brand spoofing spam” – where a spammer sends fraudulent email that pretends to be from a well-known and trusted company — is getting worse, after only a few months of its existence.     The spammer, posing as a customer service or security official, directs the unsuspecting recipient of the spam to a… Read More »