Week 4: Social Media Scams
Social media phishing is just one of the latest ways the bad guys are taking advantage of unsuspecting victims online. Phishing is an attempt to trick someone into divulging his or her personal information. Typically, the type of information they are looking for includes, but is certainly not limited to, passwords, credit card numbers, and bank account information. While you may not be freely sharing this information, outright, other information that you’re sharing online might be making their jobs a little easier.