As you know, phishing is a technique that involves tricking the user to steal confidential information , passwords, etc, into thinking you are a confidential site.
So far the hackers have used emails to launch this type of attack, but with the widespread use of social media networks and smartphones with internet access, the types of attacking are multiplying.
These emails include a link that takes the user to site known to have a confidential website, but they’re mere mimics with zero confidentiality.
Thus, overconfident users who do not have adequate antivirus protection, could be involved in attacks that are aimed to steal personal data.
And because of the economic crisis which is unfortunately affecting several countries, phishing attacks attracting people with the promise of a great job or an easy way to get money.
The question is … How can we prevent this type of phishing attack?