21C3 Schedule Release 1.1.7

21st Chaos Communication Congress
Lectures and workshops

Picture of Peter Panter Peter Panter
Day 1
Location Saal 1
Start Time 21:00 h
Duration 01:00
ID 16
Type Lecture
Track Hacking
Language english

Phishing the Web

$$$ Make money fast! $$$

Phishing became a serious problem in 2004 with media coverage even in non-technical context. The lecture will gather the incidents, shows common attacks-techniques and tries to give a prognosis for the near future.


  1. A little history
    1. Recent incidents
    2. Number so far, mentioned by antiphishing.org
    3. known targets: Banks, eBay, paypal etc.
  2. Techniques
    1. Phishing by mail (with expamples)
    2. Phishing by phone, social engeneering (with examples)
    3. Differences and Advantages
      1. Spam
      2. number of contacts: a little statistic
    4. Phishing by XSS (with examples)
    5. Upcoming: Phishing by SMS?
  3. Discussion: Who is going to pay? Who is to blame?
  4. Outlook
    1. New techniques
    2. Worthy targets
Archived page - Impressum/Datenschutz