Thursday, January 12, 2017

Netflix Scam Tries To Get Your Banking Infomation




This is a Phishing Scam. Where the scammers send out many emails to lure victims to click on links to fake sites to give personal information. Antivirus programs usually cannot protect you from these scams since no virus is involved. For this, you have to protect yourself with the proper knowledge.

Here's a simple work around for these type of scams. If you get any suspicious email asking for your log in or personal information for any account you may have, don't click on any links in the email. Simply go to your favorite internet browser and type in the website's address. In this case, it would be www.netflix.com. Log into your account. If anything actually needs updating, you would get a notice as soon as you log in.

Understand that no service you use will ask you for your personal information through an email.

See original article here.

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