Surprisingly (or perhaps not), email is still alive and kicking. It remains a dominant form of communication. This is why it is crucial for freelancers and small business owners (and well, anyone really) to be smart about identifying legitimate vs. malicious emails that arrive in our inbox.
What about phishing attacks? These are the emails that are trying to get login credentials or similar types of information to gain access to your online accounts.
You may be asking - what about email spoofing and malware attachments?? Check it out below.
In this clip, Scott provides some basic tips on how to prevent SPAM and other email attacks. One key takeaway – don’t be in a rush to open that message! Think before you click.
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