Thursday, June 30, 2005

Robin Hood hackers hunt down phishers
(IT Week - UK)

“A hacker known as 'sickophish' took down a site targeting PayPal customers, while a group known as 'The Lad Wrecking Crew' has defaced a number of phishing sites and even offers a website of images for others to use.

One defacement reads: "Were you looking for the bank that was supposed to be here? We trashed it because it wasn't real. You could have lost thousands of dollars of your hard-earned life-savings! There is no need to thank us, really."