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Phishing

posted Nov 4, 2010, 4:07 PM by Peter Beens   [ updated Nov 4, 2010, 4:08 PM ]
Phishing is the criminally fraudulent process of attempting to acquire sensitive information such as usernames, passwords and credit card details by masquerading as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication.

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