Take care to enter in URLs for websites correctly. Cyber criminals are setting up fake pages on misspelled domains to steal data.
The practice of using fraudulent e-mails and copies of legitimate websites to extract financial data from computer users for purposes of identity theft
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Follow these best practices to protect yourself from phishing attacks. 1) When visiting a website, type the address directly into the browser rather than following a link from an unsolicited email. 2) Only provide personal information on sites that have "https" in the web address or have a lock icon at bottom of the browser. 3) Do not provide personal information to any unsolicited requests for information. 4) Confirm authenticity of a Web site with an internet product such as Norton Internet Security