Difficulty in Controlling Phishing Scams

Several factors make it difficult for law enforcement to catch those who run phishing scams. The Web sites that are used in these scams are often only active for a few days, so even if law enforcement discovers a scam, the site may be removed long before it is investigated. Moreover, many of the servers that house these sites are located in foreign countries, making enforcement of domestic laws very difficult.


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