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Jun 9, 2005

Phishing for domain registration info

As well as phishing directly for personal information such as bank account details, credit card numbers etc., it appears that phishers are also trying to fool domain owners into relinquishing control of their domains, potentially in order to redirect legitimate traffic through the phishers' systems. CIRA, registrar for the .ca domains, released this news bulletin on June 8th.
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