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Re: Are consumers being misled by "phishing"?
From: Daniel Veditz <dveditz () cruzio com>
Date: Mon, 03 Jul 2006 23:28:48 -0700
: They brought in "phishing" in 2003. The actual act of phishing had been
: going on for years before the phrase was coined. Since the beginning of
The term was coined long before 2003.
March 3, 1996:
May 8, 1999:
I know, although it was "commercially" coined and used to make money
from 2003 by Websense.com and all the others, as well as the book
authors. Thats what I was talking about, sorry for the
misunderstanding. I was always aware the term had been phloating
around the underground before that.
C|Net isn't the underground, nor is the NCSA who made the announcement
they reported (June 27, 1997):
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