Word of the Week : Phishing

Phishing is a cybercrime that involves sending out emails pretending to be from a reputable company, such as a bank in order to trick users to reveal personal information, such as passwords and credit card numbers. The information is then used to access important accounts and can result in identity theft and financial loss.

 


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