How to avoid phishing scams

Friday, 28 January 2005, 8:37 AM EST

If you received an E-mail message from your bank saying that your checking account was overdrawn because of a check that you didn’t write, what would you do? Before you answer, it’s important to realize that you may not really be overdrawn and that there is a good chance that someone is trying to scam you. In this article, I will explain exactly how this type of scam works and how to avoid being a victim.

By Brien Posey at WindowSecurity.com

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