Hackers have more fun on April Fool’s Day
Hackers tend to be extra active on April 1st. So, things you’d watch out for are:
- Email attachments from friends, contacts, colleagues… basically everyone. Hackers like this simple channel.
- Email links within the mail. Pay close attention to the URL on the links.
- Social media tricks are plenty as well – Watch out for anything related to passwords.
- Also, the simple one called Phishing – Sites coming off as trustworthy and entice you into plugging in personal information.
- Finally, the dangerous Keyloggers. Hackers will send you a credible looking link to install. Once clicked, the Keylogger will install automatically and start capturing the keystroke information.
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