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Illegal drug sales booming online
The quantity of illegal and possibly unsafe pharmaceutical drugs being sold online is increasing, according to a report from the International Narcotics Control Board.The 2005 annual report from the INCB estimates that 'billions of doses' of prescription medicine are sold illicitly over the Internet every year.
Phishers swap e-mail for Google to hook victims
Phishers are setting up fraudulent e-commerce Web sites and simply waiting for victims using search engines, such as Google, to find them.Traditionally, phishers have lured their victims to fraudulent Web sites by sending official-looking e-mails from well known companies asking users to 'verify' their user names and passwords.