to get sensitive information, such as a password or code stolen. Which leads to hacking an account of some sort.
when you get phished you have been hacked by someone who has gotten your password or code. Such as on e-mail, myspace, facebook, etc...
In computing, phishing is a criminal activity using social engineering techniques. Phishers attempt to fraudulently acquire sensitive information, such as usernames, passwords and credit card details, by masquerading as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication.
I got phished after giving away my myspace password to a fake site!
What happens with people's myspace profiles when robots take them over.
Ughh dangit! My Myspace profile totally got "Phished" by some psychotic robot trying to take it over.
when your myspace gets hacked and you have to enter a code that you can't see.
Stefan:my myspace just got Phished! and now i can't see the code!!!