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Phony T-Mobile, Vodaphone Notifications Duping U.K. Users

Cybercriminals in the United Kingdom this week have launched two separate but similar scams intent on gaining access to users’ computers. Both scams impersonate e-mail notifications from popular British cell phone companies and both ultimately open a backdoor on the targeted computers.

T-Mobile is now saying that the information that was posted to the Full Disclosure security mailing list this weekend is in fact the company’s data. But the company stopped short of confirming that the anonymous hackers have access to customer data and other sensitive information, as they have claimed.

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