How to Spot Phishing Attacks

Phishing is the attempt to acquire sensitive information such as usernames, passwords and credit card details (and sometimes, indirectly, money), often for malicious reasons, by people masquerading as a trustworthy entity in an electronic communication.

Take a break from your summer break to take the Phishing IQ Test and see if you can spot an attacker trying to trick you into divulging sensitive information. Learning to prevent phishing is a critical part of Brenau’s IT security compliance requirements.

Take the Phishing IQ Test at http://www.sonicwall.com/phishing/.