Even the founder of the web has been caught out online
Tim Berners-Lee admits to falling for online scam
Web founder conned out of money by bogus shopping web site
, 16 Mar 2009
, the founder of the world wide web, revealed today that he has been a victim of online fraud.
Berners-Lee, who is widely credited with inventing the web when working at the European Organisation for Nuclear Research
(Cern) in the 1980s and early 1990s, told The Daily Telegraph
that a site he visited to buy a Christmas present turned out to be a fake.
Tim Berners-Lee admits to falling for online scam - vnunet.com