Can you spot a fake message in time?
The Centre for Cybersecurity Belgium and the Cyber Security Coalition have launched a campaign to make people aware of the dangers of phishing.
The goal of the campaign is to protect internet users against phishing: identifying a fake message and responding adequately by ignoring and deleting such messages.
Cybercriminals try to catch you out in different ways:
- They send convincing, fake messages encouraging you to open an attachment
- They promise a major reward if you complete a questionnaire and send your personal details
- They threaten you if you do not respond
- They are using more and more channels: e-mail, WhatsApp, Messenger…