"The Internet has revolutionized the way we communicate, transact business and educate ourselves. We must work together to stop these con artists from misusing the Internet as a tool for fraud." - Aaron Kornblum, Internet Safety Enforcement attorney at Microsoft.
"Phishing is more than a dirty trick played on unsuspecting consumers -- it's a serious identity theft problem. In little over a year, it's become one of the top scams reported to our National Fraud Information Center and Internet Fraud Watch program." - Lydia Parnes, acting director of the FTC's Bureau of Consumer Protection.