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What does APWG stand for?

APWG stands for Anti-Phishing Working Group

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Information technology (IT) and computers
  • Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.
  • Business, finance, etc.

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Nominum, the leading provider of network naming and addressing technologies, announced today that it has joined the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG), an organization dedicated to eliminating identity theft and fraud related to e-mail scams known as Phishing.
Internet Domain Name Registry Focuses on Enhancing Security, Protecting Against Spam, and Building Anti-Phishing Practices for Internet Domain Names DUBLIN, Ireland -- Afilias, a global provider of registry services, today announced that it has been elected to serve on the Steering Committee of the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG), the global industry and law enforcement association focused on eliminating identity theft and fraud perpetrated online through phishing, spamming, and crimeware.
The Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG) announced today that the number of crimeware variants detected in December shattered all previous records rising to 340, an increase of more than 43 percent from the previous high of 237 variations - and some 62 percent higher than the December-to-December mean of 210 variants.