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How To Identify Phishing Scams![hr][/hr] [img width=300 height=320]http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_fMrF3L8CTmg/TEsEv1KTf6I/AAAAAAAAAt4/KgrKw17Y61U/s1600/facebook-phishing.jpg[/img]What is Phishing?
In the field of computer security, phishing is the criminally fraudulent process of attempting to acquire sensitive information such as usernames, passwords and credit card details by masquerading as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication.
What does a phishing scam look like?
Phishing e-mail messages take a number of forms. They might appear to come from your bank or financial institution, a company you regularly do business with, such as Microsoft, or from your social networking site.
The following is an example of what a phishing scam in an e-mail message might look like.