Physhing/Smishing

Definition of Physhing

Replica website try to acquire personal infrmation

Definition of Smishing

Text or mobile fraud

Example of Physhing

"Bank of America" sends you an email to confirm your personal information.

Example of Smishing

You get a text that takes you to a link for a website to add information for your "Amazon" account.

How to prevent it?

Don't respond to random pop ups, and make sure you check the website URL.


If you get a text from a random number don't click on the link!

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