Text Message Scams (smishing)
This scam involves a fraudster sending text messages (also known as an SMS) at random to mobile phones. The text messages claim to come from a reputable organisation such as your bank or mobile phone company.
The message will try to trick you into clicking on a link to a bogus website or calling a phone number, usually by claiming you need to “verify” or [...]
Spoofing is to cybersecurity what camouflage is to bugs and animals. It is a method for malicious hackers to disguise their fraudulent operation and make it seem genuine, and true.
For instance, you’ll get a strange email that appears to come from your boss, but the attacker has spoofed the email address, so that it genuinely looks as if your boss is the one who sent it.
Caller ID spoofing[...]
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