New gTLD phishing still tiny, but .xyz sees most of it

by Kevin Murphy
New gTLDs are not yet being widely used to carry out phishing runs, but most such attacks are concentrated in .xyz. That’s one of the conclusions of the Anti-Phishing Working Group, which today published its report for the second half of 2014. Phishing was basically flat in the second half of the year, with 123,972 recorded attacks. The number of domains used to phish was 95,321, up 8.Read the full article