The Holiday Phish is Coming for YOU
The bad guys are licking their candy canes in sweet, sweet anticipation. Anticipation of what? They can't wait to steal your holiday joy (and cash, passwords, and personal information) through the many online scams, cons, fake websites, phishing emails, and tricks they've prepared just for you. You’ll these scams everywhere this month. Especially in your inbox. Let’s talk holiday phishing emails. The holiday phishing email often includes an unbelievable coupon, special shopping offer, or impossible-to-get item. Other lures include bogus gift card offers, giveaways, contests, and too-good-to-be-true deals. The scams will also try to create a sense of "act now" urgency, like putting time limits on the deals. So if you see this email in your inbox this holiday season, beware it's the holiday phish, and it's come for you. M ake sure you and your friends have grabbed your guide to safe and secure online holiday shopping.