It is a known fact that a lot of malware and malicious hackers are roaming around the World Wide Web today. With lots of tactics they have been working for years, antimalware researchers come across some techniques that will surely stretch the boundaries of malicious hacking.
These tactics include fake wireless access points, cookie theft, file name tricks, relative versus absolute trick on file locations, host file redirect, waterhole attacks, bait and switch, and total loss of control. These techniques bypass malicious innovators and rip off the savviest users in the virtual world.
Source: CSO Online