What is phishing?

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Subject: What is phishing?
Posted by:  DanStates (gamessta…@gmail.com)
Date: 17 Apr 2007

Hi,

Im not sure this belongs here but maybe someone can help me. I know
what a phishing scam is, however, I dont know where the word come from
or what does it mean besides it's technological security meaning. Can
anybody clarify on this for me please!

THanks in advance,
DanS.

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