Arhiv: FraudWatch International

Phishing Web Site Methods 

The fraudulent web site that supports the phishing email is designed to mirror the legitimate web site it is purporting to be. The fraudsters use multiple methods to do this, including using genuine looking images and text, disguising the URL in the address bar or removing the address bar altogether. The purpose of the web site is to trick consumers into thinking they are at the company's genuine web site, and giving their personal information to the trusted company they think they are dealing with. ..