According to the Federal Trade Commission, phishing is when “internet fraudsters impersonate a legitimate organization to trick you into giving out your personal information.”
Tip of the Week:
Your Instant Messages Are Not Private When You're At Work. Don't Say Anything You Wouldn't Want Your Employer Seeing.
While at work, your email and instant message conversations are part of your workplace's data. You should never introduce anything into this professional data that you would not want your boss or colleagues to see. Always remain professional while you are at work and while you are talking to your colleagues.
What is Phishing?
What is Identity Theft?
Identity theft is a situation in which someone pretends to be someone else by assuming that person's identity, usually as a method to gain access to resources or obtain credit and other benefits in that person's name.
What is Password Management?
Your password protects you from unwanted access to your accounts. In combination with your userid, your password verifies who you are and also grants you access to protected resources.