Spear Phishing Attack

New phishing tactic: Infect sites and wait for catch


Researchers believe watering hole strategies, where attackers compromise sites visited by their targets, are used to steal personal information and set the stage for spear phishing attacks.

Chinese-based hacker attack wanted corporate data


A massive Chinese-based hacker attack on Canadian federal government agencies late in 2010 was aimed at uncovering information about the takeover bid for Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan.

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