The fake websites
were designed to look like the web pages of services provided by the Federal Reserve Bank of St.
Accommodation: the most common stings are a fake website
which looks like a genuine online travel agent, people hacking into an account on a genuine site or links on websites and social media.
WEBSITE RANKINGS FAKE websites
are so advanced these days that those behind them know how to get around many checks.
MarkMonitor spokesman Charlie Abrahams said fake websites
look almost identical to legitimate ones.
They siphoned funds from victims to fuel their greedy desires and created false identities, fake websites
and counterfeit certificates of title in order to make the scheme more convincing," said FBI Assistant Director, George Venizelos.
RMV Registrar Rachel Kaprielian warns that fake websites
have been created to mislead customers.
There has also been an increase in fake websites
set up by criminals to trick customers into giving their online banking details.
With more people now shopping online and looking overseas for bargains, many people have fallen victim to fake websites
that never deliver the goods they've paid for," he said.
A recent news report said that hackers were in a position to steal the two-factor authentication (2FA) passwords used by current password tokens, by employing fake websites
Following theoretical discussion that draws on theater studies for understandings of performance and its connection to culture and politics, as well as concepts of the public sphere, the text offers case studies of the performative acts of the activist-artist collective The Church of Life After Shopping, electoral performances of humor and parody enacted by the group Billionaires for Bush, and the use of new media by The Yes Men--who set up fake websites
in order to facilitate media invitations to come on news shows as, to name one example, (fake) representatives of Dow Chemicals in order to apologize and claim full responsibility for the Bhopal chemical disaster.
Experts on 'phishing' - a play on the word 'fishing' - say that this involves using fake websites
to lure people into revealing details such as bank accounts or login names.
The US Embassy yesterday urged people to ignore the e-mail, along with fake websites
posing as official US Government sites.