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Stay Safe from Phishing and Scams

Collection: Cybersecurity Contributor: Pyxis Team

What is phishing? The image of a day on the lake trying to catch a fish might come to mind, but unfortunately, that is not the type of phishing we are talking about here. Phishing is the attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details, often for malicious reasons, by disguising as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication, such as an email. 

This video from Google Education will give you some tips on how to identify phishing email and how to protect yourself from them so you do not hand over personal information to the wrong people. 


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