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phish
[fish]
VERB (USED WITHOUT OBJECT)
1.
to try to obtain financial or other confidential information from Internet users, typically by sending an email that looks as if it is from a legitimate organization, usually a financial institution, but contains a link to a fake website that replicates the real one.
VERB (USED WITH OBJECT)
2.
to make (someone) a victim in this way: If you've been phished, you should cancel your credit cards immediately.
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Phishing

Phishing is the attempt to obtain sensitive information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details (and, indirectly, money), often for malicious ...

www.microsoft.com/en-us/safety/online-privacy/phishing-symptoms.aspx

Phishing email messages, websites, and phone calls are designed to steal money. Cybercriminals can do this by installing malicious software on your computer ...

www.consumer.ftc.gov/articles/0003-phishing

When internet fraudsters impersonate a business to trick you into giving out your personal information, it's called phishing. Don't reply to email, text, or pop-up ...

kb.iu.edu/d/arsf

6 days ago ... Phishing scams are typically fraudulent email messages appearing to come from legitimate enterprises (e.g., your university, your Internet ...

searchsecurity.techtarget.com/definition/phishing

Oct 27, 2015 ... Phishing is a deceptive attempt to pose as a reputable entity or person in electronic communications, such as email, IM or social networking ...

www.webopedia.com/TERM/P/phishing.html

Phishing is an email that falsely claims to be a legitimate enterprise in an attempt to scam the user into surrendering private information.

www.tripwire.com/state-of-security/security-awareness/6-common-phishing-attacks-and-how-to-protect-against-them

Jun 5, 2016 ... At this year's RSA Conference, Tripwire conducted a survey where it asked 200 security professionals to weigh in on the state of phishing ...

www.us-cert.gov/report-phishing

US-CERT collects phishing email messages and website locations so that we can help people avoid becoming victims of phishing scams.