RSA says phishers are now using Jabber to set up fraudulent online chat sessions on their fake Web sites.
Over the weekend, Apple responded to questions about how the new anti-phishing feature of the iPhone 3.1 software works.
The iPhone 3.1 update supposedly added anti-phishing protections, but it would seem that the system is buggy and inconsistent.
Twitter was being hit Thursday by a new round of phishing attacks.
Facebook was hit with yet another phishing attack Thursday as malicious e-mails went to some of the social networking site's 200 million users.
Facebook accounts that were phished last week are now being used to send spam.
Facebook users were hit with a phishing attack Wednesday.
Trend Smart Surfing is new security software for the Mac.
The Conficker worm is supposed to take active steps on Wednesday to protect itself against detection and removal. But if you use Mac OS X you have nothing to worry about -- unless you also use Boot Camp and/or Windows inside a virtual machine.
Apple's Safari 3.2 browser includes anti-phishing features... but how do they work? It turns out, they work by using Google's Safe Browsing technology. Not that Apple has admitted it or described how it works.