Phishing Scams

Click the link to read the article “What are phishing scams and how can I avoid them?” from Indiana University.

Another resource to explain the concept is Phishing and Countermeasures: Understanding the Increasing Problem of Identity Theft by Markus Jakobsson & Steven Myers.  Read Chapters 1.1 – What is Phishing? and 1.3 – The Costs to Society of Phishing.