What is SMS Phishing?

SMS phishing, or smishing,  is an SMS (Instant Message or IM) sent from a fake person or entity that uses social engineering techniques to entice recipients to reply with sensitive information or visit a URL that will download malware or solicit sensitive information.

SMS Phishing Training

This course is a short video that explains how SMS phishing works and what one should do to avoid being a victim.

Duration: 1 minute 27 seconds

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  • Building Block

  • Anti-phishing

  • Microlearning