How not to be deceived by a hacker in 2019?
The development of the Internet is not standing still. Every day, thousands of ways of cheating users appear on the network. They have one goal - to benefit from an inattentive user. Have you downloaded a fun app or game that your friend sent you? Are you sure that this link was sent by him personally, and not by a hacker on the other end of the screen? Or did your bank send an invoice to your mail, and without a doubt, you immediately clicked on the link or downloaded an innocuous text file? You already got caught.
What is phishing?
Phishing - is a fairly popular way of cheating on the Internet, the goal of which is to get a hacker to get your passwords, credit cards, photos, files, etc.
Here are some tips on how to protect yourself while surfing the Internet.
- Carefully check the domain name (example: faecbook.com) - Do not enter your personal data on foreign sites - Do not follow links from spam - Do not use one password on all resources - Do not install programs from suspicious sources - Do not enter credit card information on unauthorized sites - Use security software on your devices - Be careful