In Campaign 2012, Web sites are the new real estate

On Sept. 2, with Texas Gov. Rick Perry surging in the polls, someone purchased the Web addresses stickittorick.com , rickperrynot. com and buryperry.com . That day, Mitt Romney ’s campaign spent $2,851 buying the rights to various domain names at GoDaddy.com, the vendor that sold...

Phishing servers being killed off faster than ever

A report from the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG) examining phishing behavior in the second half of 2009 suggested that ISPs and domain registrars are becoming more effective at taking down phishing domains. Most phishing attacks appear to originate from Eastern Europe, with one organization responsible...