Do Phishers == Hackers?

Filed Under: Malware

Today, I spotted a spam campaign that directed unsuspecting users to a phishing site, which is perhaps not that unusual...

msg

Upon following the link, I was taken to... :

phish

However, the root domain looked like it might be legitimate, so I then pointed my browser there. I was quite surprised by what I found...

Hacked

So could it be that these hackers are also responsible for a spate of phishing attacks, hosted on unsuspecting websites who don't even realise that they have been hacked?

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