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Those who fell for the ploy were directed to a fake emissions registry website with the authority's logo. The scam allowed the cyber-criminals to capture security codes and passwords needed to gain access to company accounts, enabling them to steal carbon permits and resell them through trading accounts registered in Denmark and Britain. The head of the German Emissions Trading Authority, Hans-Juergen Nantke, said the crime was a...

2010-02-05

 crime theft Internet phishing carbon business
Online fraudsters are targeting climate scientists through invitations to fake conferences, often at fictional five-star London hotels. Scientists are sent e-mails directing them to fake conference websites - often imitating the style of real ones. Typically they are told their travel costs will be refunded - but they have to pay first "to reserve a hotel room". The "phishing" scammers appear to be after information...

2011-01-20

 phishing climate change conference fake fraud event spam