I/T Definition: Phishing

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Phishing – Malicious emails disguised as work-related email, business/financial email, or other types of emails designed to entice the user to enter in personal information, network, or banking account information.  This information will be secretly sent to the attacker who will use it to steal the user’s identity and their money or to access the state network using the user’s network log-in information to steal data.

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