Spear Phishing


Visible to the public TWC: Small: Unsupervised and Statistical Natural Language Processing Techniques for Automatic Phishing and Opinion Spam Detection

In phishing, an attacker tries to steal sensitive information, e.g., bank/credit card account numbers, login information, etc., from Internet users. The US society and economy are increasingly dependent on the Internet and the web, which is plagued by phishing. One popular phishing method is to create a site that mimics a good site and then attract users to it via email, which is by far the most popular medium to entice unsuspecting users to the phishing site.