Written by; Farhad Rahaman for The Institute of Risk Management South Africa (IRMSA)
In this modern-day, tech-savvy world, we would like to believe that we could never be fooled by a social engineering scam or phishing attempt!
Phishing is the fraudulent attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords and credit card details by disguising oneself as a trustworthy entity via electronic communication.
The reality is that it is easy to catch someone in this way.
Here are some tips to look out for so that you do not become just another phishing statistic:
MEDIA CONTACT: Rosa-Mari, 060 995 6277, email@example.com, www.atthatpoint.co.za
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