Phishing in Cryptocurrency: Guarding Against Digital Bait

Phishing is a hacking attack where a scammer poses as a trusted institution or person in order to trick people into revealing private information such as social security numbers, passwords, bank details, etc.

What is phishing?

A situation where a scammer impersonates a trusted institution or person to trick people into revealing confidential information such as social security numbers, passwords, bank details, etc., often through a link to malware disguised as legitimate.
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