CommerceNet Fellow Rachna Dhamija will be speaking today at Digital PhishNet (DPN2006) in New Orleans. The conference brings together the FBI, USDOJ, Microsoft and other industry leaders in technology, banking, financial services to combat “phishing”, a destructive and growing form of online identity theft. Rachna will present the results of a usability study that investigates why phishing attacks work, and she will also discuss Dynamic Security Skins, an innovative proposal for preventing phishing and achieving mutual authentication.