[Owasp-Malaysia] Maybank2u Notice Beware of Phishing

Muhammad Najmi Ahmad Zabidi najmi.zabidi at gmail.com
Fri Oct 8 21:34:09 EDT 2010

i think i can.
except for the term "social engineering", it must be elaborated as well.

On Sat, Oct 9, 2010 at 9:08 AM, Harisfazillah Jamel
<linuxmalaysia at gmail.com> wrote:
> Assalamualaikum and salam sejahtera,
> If you are using Maybank2u you will see a warning "Beware of
> Phishing". If you are not a IT person, can it be understand ?
> ---------------
> Beware of Phishing
> Protect your Username, Password and Transaction Authorisation Code (TAC)
> In the field of computer security, phishing is the criminally
> fraudulent process of attempting to acquire sensitive information such
> as usernames, passwords and Transaction Authorisation Code (TAC)
> details by masquerading as a trustworthy entity such as banks or other
> financial entity. Communications purporting to be from IT
> Administrators are commonly used to lure the unsuspecting public.
> Phishing is typically carried out by e-mail and it often directs users
> to enter details at a fake website whose look and feel are almost
> identical to the legitimate one. Even when using server
> authentication, it may require tremendous skill to detect that the
> website is fake. Phishing is another example of social engineering
> techniques.
> Therefore, please ignore the phishing email, but report the matter to
> us immediately.
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