DO YOU LOVE FISHING. OR. “PHISHING” ?. WHAT IS PHISHING? . HOW DOES PHISHING HAPPEN?. SCENARIO 1. HOW DOES PHISHING HAPPEN?. YOU HAVE BEEN PHISHED! THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROSITY…. SCENARIO 2. HOW TO DETECT SUSPICIOUS WEB SITES???. EXAMPLES. ~ TYPES OF PHISHING ~. PHARMING:
YOU HAVE BEEN PHISHED!
FOR YOUR GENEROSITY…
Through Spoofed Websites / Emails
Through Short Messaging Service (SMS)
Through Voice IP (Phone calls)
1. Be cautious with spams received through emails.
~ Especially from unrecognized senders
~ Asking for personal information
~ Stating sense of urgency to respond; threatening possible consequences
if do not act immediately
~ Requesting you to click on a link, download files or open attachments
2. Protect your computer with firewall, spam filters, antivirus,
and anti-spyware softwares.
~ Install the latest softwares and constantly
3. Regularly check your bank account, credit
and debit card statements
~ Keep track of your transactions
~ Easy to detect irregularities
4. Give personal information only through secured websites.
~ ‘Lock’ icon on the browser bar
~ ‘https’ URL instead of ‘http’
~ Fully type URL address of website by yourself instead of using search
5. Contact the related company or bank to enquire if in doubt.
~ Regarding any emails, sms, phone calls received asking for personalinformation
Lures victims to the fake internet banking site from the link given in the email and notification notice.
let us unite as one
to curb phishing!