Do you know what Vishing is?

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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…