Security - Example: Phishing attempt 01.31.18

Examples of ways to identify a phishing attempt

How can I tell if a message is legit?

Be suspicious if ANY of these clues appear....

Part 1: The message


phishing attempt claims you should verify your account 01.31.18

Part 2: The login page


phishing attempt with fake looking login screen 01.31.18

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