An introduction to vishing | Defensive Computing – CNET Blogs


An introduction to vishing | Defensive Computing – CNET Blogs

Vishing is short for voice phishing. Voice refers to the fact that the scam is perpetrated over the phone. Phishing is a scam designed to “criminally and fraudulently acquire sensitive information, such as usernames, passwords and credit card details, by masquerading as a trustworthy entity…” according to Wikipedia.

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