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5 Mobile Fraud Prevention Tips for Your Employees

5 Mobile Fraud Prevention Tips for Your Employees

Mobile fraud is reaching unprecedented levels, and users are vulnerable in numerous ways, including the following: Apps can redirect you to fake sites that download malware onto your phone or procure your private data by imitating legitimate and recognizable sites. Email scams lead to mobile vulnerabilities because many people access email on their smartphones. SMS phishing (or smishing) is the practice of sending fraudulent messages by SMS in an attempt to acquire personal or bank information. Text messaging is susceptible to “spear phishing,” where the fraudster finds out personal information about you via social media or other online sources and…