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Anatomy of a Phishing Email

Posted on 04/13/2011

Anatomy of a Phishing Email

You’ve heard us preaching and seen our messages and posts over the past few years about “phishing” dangers.  Phishing is the practice by unscrupulous spammers who attempt to trick you into giving away the farm by getting you to click disguised email links that dupe you into surrendering passwords and other private data.  Our friend, the How-To Geek, shows us how to identify and inspect a suspicious email and spot phishing attempts.