In Pictures: 9 classic hacking, phishing and socia...
Donate to the hurricane recovery efforts
Shortly after a major earthquake, tsunami or other disaster, fake donation sites often pop up. SANS Security recently observed this trend after Hurricane Sandy, warning that scammers had quickly registered thousands of domains with words such as "relief" and "Sandy."
The goal is to dupe well-meaning individuals into submitting donations for relief efforts. Of course, those who donate to these fraudulent sites often find their credit card information, and money, is stolen instead.
In Pictures: 9 classic hacking, phishing and social engineering lies