If you text or email, you're going to experience phishing — attempts by criminals to steal your passwords, account numbers, or Social Security number for illicit purposes. If cybercriminals get that information, they could gain access to your email, bank, or other private accounts. Scammers launch thousands of phishing attacks every day and they’re often successful.
Think it won't happen to you? Phishing emails and text messages have become increasingly sophisticated. Read on to learn to protect yourself and not become a victim.