Phishing: Conning the Unwary for Fun and Profit

Gervase Markham

Before We Begin...

Don't Try This At Home
For Entertainment Purposes Only

Yes, I really mean it

Step 0: Be out of reach of the law

Step 1: Pick your target

Step 2: Create your HTML

Step 3: Register a domain (optional)

Step 4: Get a host

Step 5: Upload and test the site

Step 6: Get a distribution mechanism

Step 7: Write your spam

Step 8: Send your spam

Step 9: Wait for the harvest

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Step 10: Get the money

Step 11: Profit!

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Step This Way, Sir...

In seriousness:

The End