How can I tell if an email is a phishing scheme or legitimate?
What is a Phishing Scheme?
- Phishing is the attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details (and, indirectly, money), often for malicious reasons, by disguising as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication.
How can I tell if my inbox has a phishing email?
There are many examples of how to determine if the email you just received is a scam email. Let's take a look at this example to breakdown the red flags.