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Phishing can happen when you least expect it — even at the office. To learn more, check out Phishing.
Man: Sorry about that… I’m here to help.
Woman (nervous):You are?
Man: Absolutely. Your bank account information needs to be updated…to be sure that it’s not compromised.
Woman: Really. Compromised? How?
Man: I need your password – and I need it now.
Woman: My password? My bank has my password. Something here doesn’t seem right.
Woman: I can’t quite put my finger on it.
Man: Trust issues, huh? You know, once we figure this whole thing out, maybe we could grab a cup of coffee. If you give me your credit card number I could even order something for us right now… Hi, whoa…
Guard: You fishing for information?
Man: Uh, uh…This isn’t what it looks like. Ow. Easy on the fin! Ow. Ow!
Narrator: Onguardonline.gov has tips to help you be on guard against Internet fraud, to secure your computer, and protect your personal information.
To be more secure online, log onto… Onguardonline.gov. Stop – Think – Click.
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