[Dshield] Phishers Use Wildcard DNS to Build Convincing Bait URLs

Fergie (Paul Ferguson) fergdawg at netzero.net
Mon Mar 7 16:44:08 GMT 2005


"Phishing operations have begun using DNS wildcards and
URL encoding to create email links that display the URLs
of legitimate banking sites, but send victims to spoof
sites designed to steal their login details."

http://news.netcraft.com/archives/2005/03/07/phishers_use_wildcard_dns_to_build_convincing_bait_urls.html

- ferg

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