After acquiring email addresses from members of dating sites, the script sends a message telling members that they need to log into their accounts for any number of fraudulent reasons (usually "account confirmation" or something that sounds equally innocuous).
The email displays a URL to, say, e Harmony, while actually linking to a disreputable site that copies the e Harmony aesthetic and login system.
Scamming unsuspecting lovers via dating sites is not uncommon, but people can usually spot a fake profile from a mile away.
Compromising legitimate profiles is a much smarter, albeit more insidious, way to go.
When we joined Pi Beta Phi, we did not just make a collegiate commitment, we became part of a lifelong membership.
Therefore, service and Phi Kappa Psi go hand in hand.
A new wave of phishing attacks across some of the largest dating sites on the Web make it very simple to compromise your login credentials and let your profile fall into the hands of scammers.
Lovelorn individuals on match.com, Christian Mingle, Plenty Of Fish, e Harmony, Chemistry.com, Senior People Meet, Zoosk, Lavalife and other sites should take care, as malicious hackers have set their sights on phishing dating sites in particular.
This seminar features video clips of our alumnae volunteers discussing their favorite Pi Phi value and how they still live these values out today in their daily lives.
Leading with Pictures This seminar encourages participants to promote the Fraternity’s core values throughout their lives by visually recognizing themselves and others exemplifying these values.
Researchers at the Netcraft Internet security blog discovered 862 phishing scripts making the rounds at popular sites, and only eight of them targeted banks.