What is phishing' Here's what you should know about the virtual scamming technique and how to protect yourself from data theft

Published Nov 12 2020 at 4:38 PM GMT
  • Phishing is a cybercrime in which criminals masquerade as someone else, like a legitimate business, to get victims to surrender personal and sensitive information voluntarily.
  • A common kind of phishing email is when you receive a message in your inbox that appears to come from your bank.
  • As part of some alleged security check, the message requests that you reply with your login information.
  • That can include info like your username and password.
  • If you respond to this email with the requested information, yo.



  • Published Nov 12, 2020 4:38 PM GMT