Phishing operated by small team

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A study by CipherTrust showed that fewer than five zombie network operators are responsible for all phishing attacks worldwide. Phishing scams accounted for less than one percent of emails screened in the first two weeks of October, but the attacks were launched by a different set of 1,000 compromised computers each day.

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