Do you know what Vishing is?


Do you know what Vishing is?
We all know (or should know) about phishing, but do you know about vishing? That’s is phishing over the phone (“voice” + “phishing”… Get it?)

It’s really nothing new, scammers have been doing it even before the age of email. Even cold-calling sales people used some of the techniques!

But the danger is real and still around. We tend to let our guard down a little when we actually speak to a real human being, so be careful what info you give out if you receive a call from a stranger, regardless where (s)he claims to be calling from.

Protect Yourself from Vishing Scams
Vishing occurs when criminals cold-call victims and attempt to persuade them to divulge personal information over the phone. These scammers are generally after cred…