While most Americans spent the summer enjoying the warm weather, Tom Wilkinson and his wife Cheryl spent their summer cleaning up the mess left behind by a phishing attack that cost the Wilkinson's their identities and nearly $40,000.
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This week's top news and views: A recent rash of targeted phishing hits military accountholders and their families at USAA and Navy Federal Credit Union, and is malware to blame for last weekend's ATM and online outage?
A recent rash of targeted phishing schemes -- which included hits to military accountholders and their families at USAA and Navy Federal Credit Union, as well as a separate attack on officials at the World Bank -- has again brought the crime to the fore.