August 27, 2021 by Admin
Phishing is an attempt to:
- Obtain information by posing as a trustworthy entity.
- Limit access to e-mail systems by authorized users.
- Steal data through the use of network intrusion.
- Corrupt e-mail databases through the use of viruses.
Phishing is the act of attempting to acquire sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details (and sometimes, indirectly, money) by masquerading as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication.